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  • Short Summary

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

  • Description

    King George V and Queen Mary visit women factory workers.

    Jumps around from one location to another. They visit women war workers at factory; etc. Opens w/ shot of Queen with women workers posing. King & Queen; w/ several men; tour factory. They examine some sort of fabric. A few short mixed-up shots. Interior factory: women stand working at slanted tables. Another shot shows K & Q etc; walking past folded white fabric; w/ the women at work in BG; they seem to be making sheets. K & Q meeting people outside building.

    Automobile procession. Pan on crowd. Interior factory; next to window; they look at a machine. Next; King & Army officers review troops. Inside factory again; K & Q are shown an exhibit of both the raw material (looks like wool) and the finished product. CU Queen watches young woman hammering something. Another shot of group of people watching the royals walk past. British royalty; industry; textiles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2454.19
    Media URN:
    77078
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1915 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:12:00 / 01:50:23:00
    Canister:
    ON 392 F

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