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  • Short Summary

    The King George VI and Queen Elizabeth finishing their tour of Canada and the United States of America.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "THEIR MAJESTIES TOUR ENDS - GOODBYE TO THE NEW WORLD"

    L/S's and M/S's of the King George VI (Duke of York / Prince Albert) talking and joking with President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Also standing with the pair are Queen Elizabeth (Duchess of York / Queen Mother) and Eleanor Roosevelt. L/S's of the Roosevelt's family home. The King chats with Mrs Sarah Roosevelt the President of the United States mother. The King and Queen visit Halifax and are greeted by huge crowds. L/S's of the royal couple waving from the deck of the 'Empress of Britain' as the ship departs from Nova Scotia. Excellent L/S of the liner the 'Empress of Britain'.

    Cataloguer's note: The soundtrack for this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1015.15
    Media URN:
    20052
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1939
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:48:00 / 01:22:20:00
    Canister:
    39/50

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