• Short Summary

    The delegates of the Locarno peace conference take a trip on the lake in Switzerland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Locarno - history in pictures! When a deadlock was threatened Allied and German delegates took a trip on the lake - in honour of Mrs Chamberlain's birthday - and found a formula. Switzerland.

    L/S as the delegates walk down the ramp and onto the boat, M/S of the party on the boat. Various shots as they chat. M/S as the boat sails along the lake (Lago Maggiore). M/S of three delegates at the conference. M/S as a group of them stand together.

    Note: a yellow tinted version exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    428.08
    Media URN:
    19901
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1925
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:10:00 / 01:21:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1236

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The lake they're sailing on is the Lago Maggiore.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Interesting that they never mentioned the name of the lake in the original newsreel. Thanks for finally identifying it for us.

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