• Short Summary

    President of the Irish Free State names cabinet and free political prisoners - large crowds celebrate.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dublin. President De Valera! - immediately after taking office & appointing Cabinet, orders release of all political prisoners."

    Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Exterior views of Leinster Hall.

    Crowds gathered. New Fianna Fail cabinet members struggle through the crowd gathered to greet them.

    Cars, many bearing Irish tricolour flags, drive along road (voice over suggests they are carrying freed political prisoners.

    C/U President of the Irish Free State Eamon De Valera

    Large crowd in street. Some carry banner about Republicans rejoicing over a free Ireland.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    665.35
    Media URN:
    4851
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:49:00 / 01:39:54:00
    Canister:
    32/21

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