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  • Short Summary

    President Harding, Aristide Briand and Arthur James Balfour arrive for the Washington Conference.

  • Description

    Item title reads - First Pictures. Opening scenes at the great conference at Washington where the Delegates meet. The memorial building erected by the "Daughters of the Revolution". USA (U.S.A.)

    M/S of the memorial building with pillars at the front and international flags flying above.

    Intertitle - 'President Harding and American Delegates.'

    M/S of President Harding and his lady. M/S as a man and a woman walk down some steps followed by policemen.

    Intertitle - 'M. Briand and French Delegates.' M/S of the group of delegates.

    Intertitle - 'Mr A.J. Balfour and Admiral Beatty with British Delegates.' M/S as they walk down the steps, Mr Balfour takes his hat off to the camera. M/S of them posing.

    Intertitle - ' Mr Balfour and Mr Charles Evans Hughes, respective 'chiefs' of the British and American Delegations.'

    M/S of the two men posing together. Mr Hughes is holding his hat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    248.20
    Media URN:
    22626
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:29:00 / 01:21:45:00
    Canister:
    G 827

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