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  • Short Summary

    Elizabeth, Duchess of York, opens national memorial to David Livingstone in Blantyre, Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Scotland's famous missionary explorer. The Duchess of York opens Scotland's magnificent national memorial to David Livingstone. Blantyre, Scotland.

    L/S as Elizabeth, Duchess of York, walks down line of ladies in white shirts, dark hats and skirts, Other ladies in uniform (naval?) accompany her. M/S as she walks down some steps with an official. M/S of them opening the door to the memorial building. M/S interior of the Duchess of York making a speech on a platform. L/S exterior of the memorial building with crowds stood around it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.29
    Media URN:
    18646
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:05:00 / 01:40:55:00
    Canister:
    G 1648

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