• Short Summary

    Queen Mother receives honorary degree at Columbia University and attends ball the next day.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America.

    GV. St. John Divine Cathedral, New York City. SV. Interior Queen Mother with German Chancellor, Dr Konrad Adenauer inside church wearing scholastic robes, & CU. GV. Guests at tables for Columbia University Charter Day Dinner. SV. Queen Mother taking her seat at top table. SV. Guests at tables. SCU. Woman puffing a cigar. GV. Queen Mother rising to speak. SCU. Queen Mother speaking (natural sound): "I remember most vividly last visit to New York... being shown original charter granted by King George the Second." STV. Guests applauding. LV. Queen Mother walking between Guard of Honour at the Commonwealth Ball organised in her honour, & SCU. Pan, GV. Queen Mother taking her place on stage. SCU. Queen Mother seated. SV. Guard of Honour marching on for inspection, pan to Queen Mother. SCU. Queen Mother. GV. Queen Mother taking salute. SV. Crowd. SCU. Queen Mother escorted by Major Redgrave, & SV.

    (F.G.) (Orig "B")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    493.13
    Media URN:
    26000
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:10:00 / 01:30:49:00
    Canister:
    54/87

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