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  • Short Summary

    The Duke and Duchess of York open new Municipal Offices in Southampton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Hampshire. The Duke and Duchess of York - have wonderful reception during visit to famous Port of Southampton to open new municipal offices."

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    L/S of Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) and Duchess of York (former Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, later Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother). They approach the doorway to the new Municipal Buildings in Southampton. A crowd stand in the foreground.

    Closer shot of the Duke and Duchess with the Mayor.

    The Duke officially opens the door and the royal party with other dignitaries go inside.

    Crowd shots outside.

    The Duke and Duchess stand with the Mayor on the balcony of the building.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    687.20
    Media URN:
    5234
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:53:00 / 01:25:33:00
    Canister:
    32/90

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