• Short Summary

    The Queen Mother receives an Honorary Degree and opens the University Arts Tower.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sheffield. University Acclaims Queen Mother".

    Sheffield, Yorkshire.

    GV The University of Sheffield Building. AS Looking at the Arts Tower.

    GV Interior guests assembled and the arrival of the Queen Mother to receive her degree. SV Pan Queen Mother walks up onto platform dressed in cap and gown. GV Guests standing watching ceremony SV The Chancellor (Lord Butler - RA 'Rab' Butler) presenting the Queen Mother with scroll of Doctor of Music. GV Ceremony in progress.

    CU Sign "Faculty of Agricultural Studies". SV Queen Mother talking to girl student in the Arts Tower. Full CU the Queen Mother. SV Male student at work at his drawing board. SV Queen Mother talking to another male student. CU Student. GV Queen Mother talking to girl students standing alongside their art desks. SV Queen Mother talking to girl student. SV Boy at work at his drawing board. Big GV Queen Mother in the art department talking to students. SV Ditto. CU Student at work at his drawing board. LV Pan the Queen Mother walks from the students to look out of window of a view of Sheffield.

    Big GV of Sheffield. AS Pan up showing the new Sheffield University and Arts Tower.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:42:00 / 01:50:54:00

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