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  • Short Summary

    The American Ambassador John W. Davis in Higham to unveil a bust of Abraham Lincoln.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Higham Norfolk - American Ambassador - unveiled Memorial bust to Abram Lincoln whose forefathers left this old world village in the 17th Century.

    Higham, Norfolk.

    LS. Arrival of American Ambassador John W. Davis with clergy all heading towards church passing a line of small children holding flags. LS. American Ambassador walking through town. MS. Ambassador examining some papers. LS. Ambassador amongst crowds heading for ceremony, repeat of first shot. MS. Children entering church, followed by adults.

    N.B. Presumably Abram Lincoln is actually Abraham Lincoln - US President.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    198.38
    Media URN:
    30129
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:57:00 / 01:52:08:00
    Canister:
    G 608

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