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  • Short Summary

    Princess Christian lays a foundation stone for the British Mothers and Babies Hospital.

  • Description

    Woolwich, London.

    Intertitle: "PRINCESS CHRISTIAN makes one of rare public appearances to lay Foundation Stone of British Mothers and Babies Hospital".

    The elderly Princess Christian walks past a row of children waving branches of leaves, they are in a garden, strings of bunting hang over head. Panning shot follows the Princess and her entourage of dignitaries as they enter a marquee.

    C/U of two men ceremonially lowering a foundation stone onto a brick plinth, the Princess stands behind the stone and makes a speech. M/S of a procession of little girls holding a banner they walk past the Princess and the foundation stone, several nurses watch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    220.34
    Media URN:
    21961
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:35:00 / 01:32:21:00
    Canister:
    G 713

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