• Short Summary

    Prince Philip receives the freedom of the City of London.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    London.

    General view of the ceremony at Guildhall - Prince Philip receives the freedom of the City of London. Duke of Edinburgh in naval uniform. High angle shot of Princess Elizabeth (later the Queen Elizabeth II) with Prime Minister Mr Clement Attlee. Chamberlain, Mr. I. B. Gane giving right hand of freedom to the Duke (natural sound). Princess Elizabeth and Mr Attlee looking on. Lord Mayor of London, Sir Frederick Wells, presents Prince Philip with oak box containing scroll of freedom (applause). Dignitaries applauding. Prince Philip takes up position for speech. Prince Philip speaking (natural sound - 'our ideal' speech). Dignitaries applauding. Close up shot of Prince Philip continuing speech. Dignitaries applauding.

    Possibly connected with 48/48 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1518.12
    Media URN:
    59693
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:59:00 / 01:11:35:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 026 M

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