• Short Summary

    Ernest Bevin gives a eulogy to Minister of Education, Ellen Wilkinson, who has just died.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London".

    Foreign Secretary Ernest Bevin pays tribute to Ellen Wilkinson, Minister of Education, who has just died.

    MS LS Various shots of Manchester, Ellen Wilkinson's birthplace (ex Lib shots).

    CU (Lib shot) Ellen Wilkinson at Mr & Mrs Attlee's silver wedding anniversary, the most recent picture of her.

    CU & NCU Bevin speaking. (nat sound). Cut in shots of Wilkinson with school children.

    Cataloguer's Note: Bevin seemed quite moved while giving this eulogy - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1177.20
    Media URN:
    40625
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:51:00 / 01:32:56:00
    Canister:
    47/12

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