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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Sir Thomas Lipton (of Lipton Tea).

  • Description

    Sir Thomas Lipton. Location of events unknown.

    CU of Sir Thomas Lipton of Lipton Tea; etc.; merchant; industrialist and competitive yachtsman. Lipton; born in 1850; would be near 70 in this shot. He started by opening a grocery store and ended up an extremely wealthy and powerful businessmen. This is just a CU of the old guy wearing a polka-dot bow tie and a dark captain's hat. Behind him a bunch of criss-crossed metal bars; and a spring part of his yacht though in this. CU it isn't obviously a boat.

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    Film ID:
    1906.37
    Media URN:
    72926
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1919
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:43:00 / 01:47:52:00
    Canister:
    ON 122 Q

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