• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth arrives in Chicago on Royal Yacht, motor cavalcade through city.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Queen Conquers Chicago".

    United States of America (USA).

    Royal Yacht Britannia nearing water front. drawing alongside fountain steps. Queen Elizabeth II steps ashore and is greeted by the Mayor of Chicago Richard J. Daley. L/S gun firing salute. Panning shot Queen shakes hands with the Governor of Illinois, the Hon. William G. Stratton.

    Various shots motor cavalcade travelling down crowd lined streets. Queen is in car with the Governor and the Mayor. Bagpipers lining the route in Highland dress. More shots Royal cavalcade. C/U cameramen on platform. Cavalcade. C/U cameramen on fire escape. G/V Chicago buildings. Cavalcade. Pan C/U Queen's car going past camera. Panning shot Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) in car going past camera. G/V crowds, with buildings in background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1589.05
    Media URN:
    51297
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:26:00 / 01:06:12:00
    Canister:
    59/55

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