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  • Short Summary

    The Duke and Duchess of York arrive in Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "The Royal Empire tour. First pictures of Duke and Duchess of York in New Zealand."

    Wellington, New Zealand

    M/S ship with bunting on the funnels, arrives at the quayside, the Duke and Duchess disembark, greeted by officials in various naval uniform. The Duke, in naval uniform, and the Duchess walk along, through a guard of honour. The Duke speaks to man wearing medals. High angle shot of a march past on wide parade ground. The Duke makes a speech and leaves in motorcade. The Royal pair wave to the crowd, driving through a large military cavalcade and display.

    Note: includes some C/U's of Duchess smiling, she wears a cloche hat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    676.16
    Media URN:
    32860
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:10:00 / 01:24:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1388

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