• Short Summary

    Sir Stafford Cripps arrives in India and greets leaders of Indian political parties.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SIR STAFFORD CRIPPS IN INDIA".

    New Delhi, India.

    M/S of Sir Stafford Cripps with the Viceroy and Marchioness of Linlithgo after his arrival at New Delhi. Various shots of leaders of Indian political parties: M/S of President of the Indian Congress, Maulana Abul Azad arriving for talks. M/S of Cripps greeting Mr Qaid-i-Azam Mohamed Ali Jinnah, leader of the Muslim League.

    Representing the Princes are His Highness the Maharajah of Nawanagar and His Highness the Maharajah of Bikaner. C/U Sir Henry Gidney, leader of the Anglo-Indians and Domiciled Europeans arriving. M/S Cripps talking with Sikh delegates. M/S Cripps with Pandit Nehru and Maulana Abul Azard. M/Ss of Cripps sitting in an armchair beside Mahatma Gandhi and on the steps of a building with him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1324.25
    Media URN:
    43794
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:32:00 / 01:40:45:00
    Canister:
    42/34

Comments (1)

  1. Mariagloria says

    Sir Staffod Cripps era lo zio di mia madre, Munda Cripps... una persona di grande valore civico ed etico. Il tempo spolvera via le cose e le persone, ma rincontrarle attraverso i documenti che permangono è commovente, maria gloria conti bicocchi

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