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  • Short Summary

    Winston Churchill is installed as Chancellor of Bristol University, and gets enthusiastic reception from students. North Somerset, formerly Avon.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Winnie" - a University Chancellor. Mr Winston Churchill M.P. installed Chancellor of Bristol University. North Somerset, formerly Avon.

    L/S as crowds of students throw streamers at Churchill's car, others sit behind on motorcycles. Police hold the crowd back as the car drives through. M/S as Churchill gets out of the car and people wave. M/S as he is carried aloft by students, he waves his hat to them, he is smoking a cigar. M/S as more rice and streamers are thrown on his car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    826.13
    Media URN:
    18983
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1929
    Sound:
    silent
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:31:00 / 01:20:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1668

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