Pope Pious XI signs the Lateran Treaty between the Kingdom of Italy and Holy See in 1929.
CU. of Pope Pious XI in clerical clothes talks. Long view on chair going thru crowd. int. shots in bldg. Long view walks & sits down on throne. Long view sitting on throne...Exterior views in Grounds...
Gen. view Pope seated listening to Black Priest. Semi view seated listening, Priest kisses his feet. Gen. view Pope talks to Priests. CU. of Pope.
2 Long views of Vatican City & Church. Pope Blesses veterans. Long view of St. Peters Sq. & crowds. Long view Pope at window of bldg waves. Long view Pope waving. Long views of crowds in sq waving. Gen. view in Sq priests waving.
Premier Mussolini & Cardinal Gasparri sign Document. Int. shots inside bldg...Long view Mussolini seated signing. Semi view of Cardinal Gasparri signing. U. signatures on document. Semi view of Mussolini & Cardinal Gasparri talking.
Long view of St. Peters Sq...Long view of men running down steps..Gen. view of crowds in sq. Gen. view of Pope at window. Long view of Vatican City Gen. view of Pope taking off hat.
Long & gen. views of crowds in sq. with umbrellas.
Treaties; Vatican City; Pope
Background: Pope Pious XI signs the Lateran Treaty between the Kingdom of Italy and Holy See in 1929.