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  • Short Summary

    Italian ambassador receives gift of a field operating theatre from London charity.

  • Description

    Marquis Imperiali - Italian Ambassador receives Field Operating Theatre.

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    World War One. Italian Ambassador Marquis Imperial receives gift of a field operating theatre; given to Italy by the Wounded Allies Relief Committee of London. Shot of the ambassador and a few others having a look at the operating theatre; sort of a trailer unit - through a wide opening one can see the operating table. Man steps down from this trailer; shakes hands with a woman. Three men by sign on the trailer 'Presented to; from... etc.' Pan across a few ladies and gentlemen; 2 nurses behind them.

    Home front; charitable organisations; diplomats.

    G 393.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1856.10
    Media URN:
    71561
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:31:00 / 01:13:14:00
    Canister:
    ON 022 I

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