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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Queen Alexandra in royal carriage.

  • Description

    Queen Alexandra's Rose Day. Possibly London.

    Shots of Queen A.'s coach driving through the streets in procession; more coaches- -possibly other royalty. Guards ride horses in procession. Men running up to cars jumping on the running boards; or standing in street waving for cars to stop; and generally acting like clowns; then the men along w/ a group of women; try to sell roses to occupants of the automobiles. Shots of the women volunteers wearing baskets of roses hanging from their necks; and roses decorating their hats as well. The roses are sold to make money for hospitals. Fundraising; assistance; charity.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2422.08
    Media URN:
    76682
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:23:00 / 01:14:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 341 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The date range of this clip featuring Queen Alexandra can be reduced to 1920-25, the Queen having died in that year.

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