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  • Short Summary

    President Wilson visits Britain.

  • Description

    President Wilson in London 1918. London.

    Shot of procession in London: Soldiers marching on street (approaching) with Union Jack and USA flags hung above. C/U of people getting out of car. Same street with car on it. C/U procession turning in street toward camera: guards on horseback; and also 4 horses pulling an open coach. They stop; Wilson; a woman; and another man descend. (Unfortunately it is so dark they can barely be identified). No doubt Wilson was promoting the League of Nations.

    L/S of soldiers marching along street. Flags fly above them. M/S of President Wilson getting out of car. Car coming down street. A group of soldiers stand to the left. Various shots of the Shots of horse and carriage pulling, several dignitaries climb out (presumably including President Wilson.

    Heads of state; international diplomacy.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:38:00 / 02:03:13:00
    ON 119 J

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