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    New Delhi, India.

    Extensive documentation on file including newspaper cuttings.

    Shots of Lady Dorothy Macmillan visiting Cheshire Home for Incurables accompanied by Rajkumar Amrit Kaur & Mrs Indira Gandhi, she talks with patients. She talks to 14 year old Yasin who has tuberculosis of the spine and played the mouth organ for her CU. Lady Macmillan signing. Lady Macmillan walking in grounds of home. BV Lady Macmillan shaking hands with Indian personality LS. Lady Macmillan addressing small gathering in grounds of Cheshire Home, Kalkaji near Delhi. CU & LS Group Captain Leonard Cheshire addressing crowd CU. Sign "Cheshire Homes - India". CU. Foundation stone laid by Rt. Hon. Harold Macmillan Prime Minister. Shots of Mr. Macmillan talking with Indian personality. GV. Completed residential wing of U.K. High Commissioner's Building in Diplomatic Enclave in New Delhi. Shots of Mr. & Mrs. Macmillan alighting from car and being greeted. Shots of Mr. Macmillan performing ceremony of striking stone having laid the foundation stone and giving speech (his blessing). MS. Mr. Macmillan applying cement. MS. Stone coming down. Mr Malcolm MacDonald the Bishop of Delhi dedicated the stone.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:28:00 / 01:14:17:00
    UN 3036 A
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    UN 3036 A
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    A PIC OF HEALTH 2 / TB Tuberculosis Indira Gandhi India Archive
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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