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  • Short Summary

    Crowd scenes at Buckingham Palace garden party taken from nearby Vernon Court Hotel.

  • Description

    London.

    Title reads: "ROYAL GARDEN PARTY. King and Queen welcome 13,000 guests in beautiful grounds of Buckingham Palace".

    Intertitle reads: "Pictures taken from Vernon Court Hotel".

    Panning L/S of the back of Buckingham Palace and the grounds. The lawn is covered by marquees and crowds of people. Various L/Ss of the crowds; all looks very genteel and posh, all the men are in top hats. L/S of a uncrowded piece of lawn, Queen Mary and King George V stand beneath an awning greeting a small group of people. More people watch the ceremony from the edge of the lawn.

    Cuts exist - see record for PRINCESS MARY AT NORTHALLERTON also in G 1314.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    540.05
    Media URN:
    25938
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:12:00 / 01:08:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1314

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