• Short Summary

    MacKenzie King and General Alexander receive degrees at Williamsburg University.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    General Harold Alexander and MacKenzie King receive degrees at Williamsburg University.

    LS students and personalities taking their places at Williamsburg University for the conferring of a degree upon Prime Minister of Canada, MacKenzie King, and General Harold Alexander, Governor General of Canada.

    MS Alexander standing before microphones on the platform. MS President of the University conferring the degree on Alexander (degree of Doctor of Law). CU Alexander having a ribbon placed over his head. President Harry Truman is seen watching on the left. LS other crowd shots. MS MacKenzie King addressing the audience from the platform (natural sound).

    Cataloguer's note: very poor sound quality.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2417.04
    Media URN:
    66871
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:40:00 / 01:04:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 1906 E

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