• Short Summary

    Scenes of crowds attending lying in state and International dignitaries attending funeral of the first President of Czechoslovakia , Tomas Masaryk in Prague

  • Description

    CAPTION - DR MASARYK LAID TO REST

    Prague, Czechoslovakia:


    Gen. view cortege over bridge, & top view of Prague castle
    CU pan of coffin.
    Ground view pan of coffin. / people walking over Charles bridge
    Angle statue and planes.
    Gen. view cortege. ( in Wenceslas square)
    Semi view coffin and family.
    Long view cortege towards.
    Crowd shot. (people using periscopes to view procession)
    Long view troops past coffin.
    CU Dr. Benes.
    Semi view Masaryk's family.
    Semi view pan personalities (?). CU M. Blum. CU Yugoslav Premier, Stoyadinovitch.
    Long view of coffin.
    CU dr. Benes.
    Semi view coffin into station.

    Good Scenes.
    Good scenes of Dr. Benes, and lying-in-state of Masaryk
    Crowd in streets queuing to attend lying in state
    Crowds viewing coffin at lying in state
    Flowers surrounding coffin
    People leaving lying in state , some crying

    Rites of Passage; Personalities - Politicians; Ceremonies - Funerary; Tomas Garrigue Masaryk (1850-1937)
    Background: Scenes of crowds attending lying in state and International dignitaries attending funeral of the first President of Czechoslovakia , Tomas Masaryk in Prague

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA74IEPXKEOFXDCALK80JOY9PTW
    Media URN:
    VLVA74IEPXKEOFXDCALK80JOY9PTW
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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