• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill receives warm welcome as Lord Rector of Edinburgh University.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland. Students' Boisterous Welcome for Mr. Winston Churchill, new Lord Rector of Edinburgh University."

    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Students walk, pulling carriage bearing Winston Churchill. As the carriage passes the camera Churchill raises his hat.

    Churchill, dressed in academic cap and gown is carried shoulder high on a chair by students. He is to deliver a rectoral address on the decline of Parliamentary Government.

    Churchill and students walk into University building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    763.17
    Media URN:
    8357
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:45:00 / 01:29:53:00
    Canister:
    31/20

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