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    Princess Margaret in Trinidad - Opening highway, planting tree & opening hospital

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    Trinidad, West Indies

    PRINCESS MARGARET IN TRINIDAD

    LS. Princess arriving in Humber car, and being received by officials. MS. Speaking into Radio Trinidad microphone, and then cuts tape to open Princess Margaret's Highway. LS. Car passing beneath sign: saying "Au Revoir. HRH Princess Margaret".

    GV. Small crowd in Botanical Gardens. LS. Princess Margaret walking in gardens. CU. Princess Margaret (hatless) speaking to two coloured gentlemen. LS. Margaret planting tree. LS. Crowds watching. WS Press photographers CU. Coloured types.

    MS. Margaret touring hospital ward and speaking to coloured patients. MS. Receiving bouquet from coloured child. CU. Black nurses. LS. Party approaching hospital entrance. MS. Margaret cutting tape and entering the San Fernando Colonial Hospital. GV. The hospital (very modern.) MS. Crowds looking through wire fencing. LS. Pan along hospital.

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    Film ID:
    2664.07
    Media URN:
    79191
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:00:00 / 01:21:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 2712 C

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