• Short Summary

    Various material covering the proclamation of George VI as King in 1936.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1936?

    Part of the proclamation of the accession to the throne of King George VI at St. James Palace on 12 December 1936. The trumpets play a fanfare. Dark shots of the Band of Guards playing God Save The King in the yard of the Palace. Various fanfares. Dark shots of the crowd.

    Day shots of various dignitaries at St. James Palace - many in their full regalia. Including Sir Winston Churchill, plus Judges, naval men, Mayors etc.

    Night views of the crowds and guards. Various carriages arrive.

    Day shots of dignitaries at St James' Palace including a young Anthony Eden in a very smart uniform.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    472.06
    Media URN:
    61409
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:57:00 / 01:33:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 59 T

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