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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the Belgium King arriving, being met by Cardinal de Rouey and his state drive to the Palace.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Brussels, Belgium

    LS Crowds at airport waving. MS King Baudouin of Belgium (aged 24) returning to Brussels after a three week tour of the Belgian Congo, alighting from plane and being greeted by Cardinal de Rouey. MS Press photographers. MS and LS King Baudouin receiving a silver plate and flowers from little girl. Various shots of King Baudouin's state drive to the palace, accompanied by crowds and cavalry.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 15/06/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2686.05
    Media URN:
    79671
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:08:00 / 01:14:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 2747 B

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