For the first time in history the Emperor's Palace and grounds in Tokyo are open to public.
Various shots of the long queues of Japanese waiting to file past the Emperor's Palace - this is the first time in history that the Palace is open to public. Building, possibly the Palace, in background. CU. Australian soldiers in queue. LS. Queues. LS. Queues filing over the sacred double bridge. CU. Queues filing over bridge, Palace in background. LS. Palace, showing lake.
Date found in the old record 12/01/1948.