• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth is presented with the Freedom of the City of London. Guildhall.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Princess Elizabeth receives the Freedom of the City of London.

    CU as the Lady Mayoress, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II), the Lord Mayor of London (Sir Bracewell Smith) and Princess Margaret pose outside the Guildhall.

    Various shots Elizabeth inspecting a military guard of honour before entering the Guildhall. She is presented with a bouquet of flowers at the entrance. MS Elizabeth and Margaret at entrance.

    MS's as the clerk reads the declaration, Prime Minister Clement Attlee and Home Secretary Chuter Ede can be seen sitting in audience.

    LS as she signs roll of honour and makes declaration. MS as the Drapers present the Princess to be given the Freedom of the City. Various shots as she makes speech about London. Various shots of the proceedings.

    Cuts for 47/48.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2399.02
    Media URN:
    66706
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:38:00 / 01:12:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 1744 B

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