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  • Short Summary

    Princess Margaret carries out official duties in Trinidad.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Princess Margaret on Royal Tour of the West Indies, Port of Spain, Trinidad.

    Various shots of Princess Margaret speaking at ceremony of laying a foundation stone of the new Town Hall - general walking shots of the Princess. Various shots of Princess laying foundation stone. Various shots of Princess signing visitors book, shaded from the sun by an umbrella. Various shots of the foundation (date engraved on stone is 24th of April, 1958) and plan of the new Town Hall. Shots of Princess leaving.

    Various shots of Princess in gardens of the governor's house and talking to the governor. Various shots of the Princess with representatives of the Commonwealth who lunched with her (from Canada, Australia, India and Ghana). LS Government House. Princess visits Arima near the Port of Spain. Various good shots of children and crowd. Princess Margaret's car arriving at the Town Hall. Procession shot en route to Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture. Princess Margaret being shown cocoa crop and beans. Shot of Princess at a garden party in Government House.

    Date on dope sheet is 24th and 25th April, 1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2702.17
    Media URN:
    80019
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:15:00 / 01:52:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 3081 B

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