• Short Summary

    Footage of the State visit of French President Albert Lebrun at Westminster Hall, London.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "THE STATE VISIT OF FRENCH PRESIDENT"

    L/S's and M/S' of the French President Albert Lebrun giving a speech on the steps of Westminster Hall (London) to members of Parliament. The commentator says that he talks about the "rare privilege of unreserved friendship which exist between France and Britain." L/S's of the guards play a fanfare.

    Good M/S's of the Lebrun and Madame Lebrun with King George VI (Duke of York / Prince Albert) and Queen Elizabeth (Duchess of York / Queen Mother). They walk down a flight of steps together and around the grounds of Windsor Castle. L/S's of Lebrun meeting the Lady Mayor of the Royal Borough at the Victoria Statue. L/S's of crowds lining the street as Lebrun is driven away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1005.04
    Media URN:
    14197
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:17:00 / 01:05:21:00
    Canister:
    39/25

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