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  • Short Summary

    President Edouard Benes and his wife travel through Slovakia on a train.

  • Description

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

    Czech titles.

    Czechoslovakia - 1947.

    Tracking shots of agricultural fields taken from a train.

    M/S of President of Czechoslovakia Dr Edouard Benes and wife sitting in train. Benes looks out of the window then puts on his sunglasses.

    Crowds gathered at the side of the railway track at Nove Zamky to greet him.

    Benes leans out of the window to talk to the crowd as Mrs Benes receives a bouquet of flowers. They chat to local officials in their train carriage.

    Shots of Topolciaky Castle which is the seat of President Benes. Good aerial shot of the castle and its surroundings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2172.04
    Media URN:
    64185
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:14:00 / 01:17:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 1816 D

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