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    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, at various engagements.

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    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII and Duke of Windsor) receives honorary Doctor of Law degree from Cambridge University and performs other ceremonial duties.

    Various locations.

    MS Cambridge students giving a rousing cheer; swinging their fists in the air; photographers pop up right in front of camera. MS Prince of Wales posing for camera wearing long elaborate university robe; with a young boy holding the train. The Prince stands on metal steps holding mortarboard cap.

    MS cars driving through city. MS students walking with dignitaries. MS as Prince, in naval uniform, lays cornerstone at building dedication ceremony. MS graduates walking in pairs between lines of men who hold white streamers over heads of the graduates; one of the men reaches out to tickle chin of young man in front.

    MS Prince Edward opening door to university and saluting, the lecturers take off mortarboards. MS as car draws up at kerb and Prince steps out in naval uniform, and salutes. MS Prince reviewing naval cadets, he chats to officer.

    MS as he walks along street with another officer and enters building. MS Prince, in civilian suit, emerging from another building he waves his hat at crowds. MS Prince passing crowds waving his hat. MS Prince with cricket team.

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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:03:42:00
    ON 284 A

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