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  • Short Summary

    A rather self-conscious Peter Thorneycroft, the new Chancellor of the Exchequer, "at work" in his office at the Treasury.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    London

    Various shots of Peter Thorneycroft, the new Chancellor of the Exchequer in the Conservative Government under Prime Minister Harold MacMillan, in his office at the Treasury, Great George Street, London. A civil servant brings in the red box and gets out papers for him to read. CU Peter Thorneycroft. CU Civil servant. CU Red box.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 16/01/1957. The minister is very aware of the camera throughout.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2848.13
    Media URN:
    82885
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:30:00 / 01:39:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 2927 B

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