• Short Summary

    King George VI speaks before Empire and Commonwealth representatives at the Colonial Exhibition at Church House

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The King Opens Colonial Exhibition

    ENGLAND: London: City of Westminster: Westminster Abbey: Church House:
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    CHURCH HOUSE, Westminster King and Queen attend Colonial Exhibition at Church House Westminster. Receive homage of Colonial Peoples after king thanks them for war time loyalty


    COLONIAL EXHIBITION King and Queen seen arriving for Colonial Exhibition at Church House, Westminster. Malayan girl gives Queen a bouquet. King makes speech thanking Colonial People for their loyalty throughout the war. Later, King with Queen at his side receives the homage of Colonial People, including Arthur Wint.


    QUEEN ELIZABETH Seen arriving with King at Colonial Exhibition, at Church House, Westminster. Small Malayan girl presents bouquet to the Queen. Later, standing besides the King on dais receives the homage of colonial people including Jamaican athlete, Arthur Wint


    GEORGE VI Seen arriving with Queen at Colonial Exhibition. held at Church House, Westminster. King thanks representatives from 30 Colonial Territories for their loyalty through years of war. Later, meetings with people from the Colonies. Black woman seen curtsying to King and Queen and Arthur Wint being presented


    Gold Coast 1957 independance Governor's Escort of Gold Police forming Guard of Honour for King and Queen on arrival at Colonial Exhibition at Church House, Westminster


    GUARDS OF HONOUR Governor's Escort of Gold Coast Police form Guard of Honour for King and Queen at Colonial Exhibition at Church House, Westminster


    MILITARY BRITISH Brief library shot of Colonial Troops during war used in Colonial Exhibition


    ARTHUR WINT Being presented to King and Queen in Colonial Exhibition at Church House, Westminster


    George VI of Great Britain; Royalty; Ceremonies - Inauguration

    King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother, Church House, Gold Coast Police, Empire, Malaya, Malayan, territories, wartime service, armed services, military, Arthur Wint, athlete, Commonwealth, Jamaica, Jamaican
    Background: King George VI speaks before Empire and Commonwealth representatives at the Colonial Exhibition at Church House

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8TPO2WMR9FSK5V8EUVFMNTP3U
    Media URN:
    VLVA8TPO2WMR9FSK5V8EUVFMNTP3U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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