• Short Summary

    Queen Juliana of Holland crowned in Amsterdam.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NETHERLANDS CORONATION".

    Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    General view of the crowds outside Royal Palace at Dam Square, Amsterdam. Long shot of police lined up and crowd waiting. Woman showing pass to policeman. Long shot of canopy outside Palace made of fishing nets. Indonesian representatives walking under canopy to the Nieuwe Kirk (New Church) - church where the ceremony of Coronation is held. Several shots of dignitaries and guests walking under canopy towards church entrance. Princess Margaret, Representing England, walking under canopy. Princess Margaret walking towards.

    Top view, interior of church, dignitaries taking up positions. Earl of Athlone and Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, taking up positions. Princess Margaret walking to her place. Princess Wilhelmina (former Queen Wilhelmina of Holland) arriving inside. Princess Wilhelmina and two eldest of Queen Juliana's daughters, Princess Irene and Princess Beatrice, walking to their seats. Exterior, crowds cheering. Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard walking under canopy towards church. Interior, Guests rise from their seats. Princess Wilhelmina and Princesses stand up. Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard arriving in church. Dignitaries looking on. Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard in position on throne. Queen Juliana speaking (natural sound - Dutch). Princess Wilhelmina and Princesses listening. Queen Juliana taking oath. Long top shot of the ceremony. Senior King of the Heralds holding up mace. Top view, giving three cheers to the new Queen. Queen Juliana seated.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:09:00 / 02:02:06:00

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