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    Arthur James Balfour - being made Chancellor of a University?

  • Description

    Location of events unknown, somewhere in UK.

    Arthur James Balfour (later Prime Minister) becomes a chancellor, probably of a university.

    Various shots parade of men in robes, probably academic. Amongst them is Balfour, he tips his hat to the crowds. Some men in the procession are in army uniform. Procession goes into building with pillars, a boy attendant holds Balfour's cloak.

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    Film ID:
    2340.15
    Media URN:
    75161
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:32:00 / 01:12:07:00
    Canister:
    ON 215 G

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    There must be some doubt, but this clip likely shows Balfour becoming Chancellor of the University of Cambridge in 1919.

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