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  • Short Summary

    Nixon at Westminster Abbey lays a wreath on the Unknown Warrior tombstone.

  • Description

    Westminster Abbey, London.

    Nixon seated in room talking to various seated men. Nixon walks up to microphone (inside), shakes hands, is applauded and makes speech. Nixon smiles broadly while at the microphone and departs, waving to the audience. Nixon with Wilson pose at mantelpiece. Nixon and Wilson talking.

    CU Unknown Warrior tombstone set in floor of Abbey. MS Looking up at vaulted ceiling of Abbey. LS President of the USA Richard Nixon being met at Abbey door by church dignitaries. MS & CU Nixon laying wreath on tomb of the Unknown Warrior. CU Wreath on tomb. CU Nixon's signature in visitor's book being held by churchman. Two LS Pan up exterior West Door of Abbey with crowds in FG.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3267.01
    Media URN:
    90850
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:07:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 4419 C

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