• 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. Unknown user 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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