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  • Short Summary

    An item about the festivities in Stratford-upon-Avon celebrating the birthday of William Shakespeare.

  • Description

    Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

    Intertitle: "SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHDAY. Nation pays tribute to immortal memory of the 'Bard of Avon'".

    Slow panning M/S the Mayor and other local dignitaries holding large wreaths of flowers. M/S of a procession of men and women walking past an old Tudor house with exposed beams, many of the people carry flowers. M/S, taken from behind trees and gravestones in a cemetery, of the procession passing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    210.04
    Media URN:
    21780
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:05:00 / 01:04:40:00
    Canister:
    G 662

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