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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Princess Alexandra's visit to Tokyo - Colour.

  • Description

    This material is shot in colour.

    Tokyo, Japan.

    Various shots of the dignitaries gathering on the field outside the Japanese Red Cross hospital waiting for the arrival of Princess Alexandra. Several shots of the people on Tokyo streets. Various very pretty shots of two 7 year old Japanese girls posing in kimonos, they bow. Various shots of Princess Alexandra walking down steps of British Embassy and is presented with bouquets by two Japanese girls in kimonos. British and Japanese children with flags outside the Embassy. Several shots of crowd of press photographers taking pictures through the windows of a building. School children are seen outside - possibly the British Army children's school in Shek Kong. Various shots of Princess Alexandra outside the Japanese Red Cross Hospital, nurses stand and wave flags.

    (Eastman Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 15/11/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3472.21
    Media URN:
    93492
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:45:00 / 01:59:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 3642 D

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