John Martin Harvey unveils a plaque to mark the first stage appearance of the late Henry Irving.
Item title reads - Sir John Martin Harvey unveils Memorial Tablet to late Sir Henry Irving where the great actor made his stage debut. Sunderland, Durham.
M/S as Sir John shakes hands with the mayor on the steps of a building, they are surrounded by other dignitaries. M/S as they all walk through a path in a garden, there is a fountain on the right. M/S as Sir John stands in front of the curtains and pulls the string to reveal the round plaque on the wall. C/U of the plaque commemorating Sir Henry's first stage appearance.