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  • Short Summary

    Princess Margaret in British Guiana.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Royal Tour of West Indies, Georgetown, British Guiana (Guyana).

    Arrival of "Britannia" aircraft at Atkinson Air Field. Princess Margaret leaves the aircraft and is greeted by Governor Sir Patrick Renison. Fanfare of trumpets is sounded. Various shots of crowds, many waving Union Jack flags. Various shots of Princess waving to spectators. Presentations of VIPs - Acting Financial Secretary, his wife and Dr. C. Jagan (leader of People's Progressive Party, Ministry of Trade and Industry). Shots of Mrs. Jagan (Minister of Labour, Health and Housing).

    Princess Margaret goes aboard river boat "Cante Pheasant". Various shots of boat en route to Georgetown. Various shots of Princess Margaret driving in open car to Government House, preceded by mounted police. Various shots of decorated boats.

    Date on dope sheet is 29/04/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2704.13
    Media URN:
    80042
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:25:00 / 01:41:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 3084 A

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