• Short Summary

    Seven thousand guests are recieved by the Queen at Buckingham Palace, London.

  • Description

    Seven thousand guests from Britain and the Empire are received by Queen Elizabeth at a Buckingham Palace garden party, London.

    Several shots of the guests arriving at the Palace coming down the mall. The crowds line the road waiting "...to catch a glimpse" of the guests that are attending.

    LV. Royal party arriving on lawn. LV. Queen Mother (Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) chats to naval officers, Queen meeting guests. CU. Queen greeting guests, and smiling. GV. Guests surrounding Royal Party. SV. Queen chatting to two colonial visitors. C/U of the Duke Of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) chatting to black men in native dress.

    The women guests are wearing a variety of various sized hats (looks almost like a Royal Ascot fashion parade).

    GV. Princess Margaret mingling with guests on lawn. CU. Queen stopping to chat with guests. GV. Guests on lawn. SV. Queen chatting with guests. CU. Queen smiling as she chats with guests.

    (Uncut Neg.) (Orig "C")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    82.05
    Media URN:
    28455
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:02:00 / 01:07:01:00
    Canister:
    53/40

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