• Short Summary

    Emperor Hirohito claims Japan's new constitution, declaring the country a constitutional monarchy and becoming the leader of a democracy in 1946

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Japan Takes the Road to Democracy

    JAPAN: Tokyo:
    EXT

    HIROHITO EMPEROR OF JAPAN. Japanese sheeing their Emperor and Empress when they enter the Palace to receive the rescript declaring Japan a constitutional monarchy. Hirohito and Empress drive away amid much cheering from their people


    JAPAN. Emperor Hirohito receiving the postscript declaring Japan a constitutional monarchy. With the Empress entering the palace. Schoolchildren and Japanese Cheering the Emperor and Empress as they drive away

    Emperor Showa, governments, monarchies, rulers, ruler, government, politics, Post-War, ceremony, ceremonial, ceremonies
    Background: Emperor Hirohito claims Japan's new constitution, declaring the country a constitutional monarchy and becoming the leader of a democracy in 1946

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAU563KJJ8N5XVAPKV22R79HKL
    Media URN:
    VLVAAU563KJJ8N5XVAPKV22R79HKL
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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