• Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "Princess In Washington" - 51/90.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Princess In Washington" - 51/90.

    Material for Newsreel story - extra shots.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    VS of people waiting at airport. LS Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh mount steps to plane. VS Plane taking off.

    More shots of Royal Couple at airport. Meeting VIPs. Boarding RCAF (Royal Canadian Air Force) Skymaster plane. Different angle of Royals onto plane. Crowds wave.

    VS of Royals being shown the Declaration of Independence. They visit the Library of Congress and the Capitol Building.

    More shots from airport of them leaving.

    CU of baby with parents (father is US Serviceman). CU of plaque over Declaration of Independence. VS of Princess looking at Declaration and Constitution. VS of Royals around buildings.

    VS of Royal visit to Mount Vernon - Home of George Washington. VS of garden party at British Embassy in Washington.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:31:00 / 01:23:42:00
    51/90 G (Selected Originals)

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