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  • Short Summary

    Canadian Prime Minister visits an Indian village and the Taj Mahal on his world tour.

  • Description

    Agra, India.

    Various shots of the Taj Mahal.
    LS. Villagers constructing road under community development projects. MS. Men digging the road. MS. Women digging. Mr. Louis St. Laurent, The Canadian Prime Minister, looking at digging operations. St Laurent garlanding a scout from the village. Two different shots of St. Laurent talking to village boys.
    Various shots of the Taj Mahal, and the entrance. St. Laurent enters the main gate. Indian official explaining story of the monument to St. Laurent. St. Laurent standing on the stairs looking towards the Taj Mahal St. Laurent moving towards Taj Mahal. Laurent posing for photographers in front of Taj Mahal St. Laurent and party climbing stairs. St. Laurent admiring stone carvings on the walls. St. Laurent going round the Taj Mahal. St. Laurent looking to the river Jamuna from the Taj Mahal. LS. of the Taj Mahal. LS. Taj Mahal with St. Laurent and party in foreground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2650.22
    Media URN:
    78879
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:36:00 / 01:28:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 2600 G

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