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  • Short Summary

    Footage of the King and Queen in the north of England ?

  • Description

    King George V and Queen Mary. Possibly the north of England.

    Shots of King and Queen alighting from car, being greeted by dignitaries and entering building. Crowds of women and children. L/Ss of the King and Queen shaking hands with people, large building in the background, crowds. M/S of King and Queen shaking hands with dignitaries in doorway. Shots of people in military and naval uniform. Various shots of people working in factory whilst the King, Queen and dignitaries look around. (The item seem to be a mixed up from here on looks like assembled cuts). Various shots of King presenting awards (medals etc,.) to soldiers and nurses. M/Ss of King and Queen greeting flag waving children. Shots of large crowds. Shaking hands with dignitaries (several shots). More shots of investiture ceremony including shot of ma in wheel chair receiving medal from the King.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2454.18
    Media URN:
    77077
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:12:00 / 01:46:03:00
    Canister:
    ON 392 E

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