• 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.

  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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