• Short Summary

    The exiled leader of Abyssinia (now Ethiopia) lays a wreath at the Cenotaph war memorial in Whitehall in London on the day after his arrival on 3 June 1936.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:
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    General views of Cenotaph monument in Whitehall, mall crowd and traffic / Haile Selassie (exiled Ethiopian emperor) carrying wreath along to Cenotaph / Close shot of inscription on Cenotaph reading 'The Glorious Dead' TILT DOWN to wreath laid by Selassie / Close shot of Selassie looking sad as walking away from the Cenotaph / Close views of wreath and Selassie
    Background: The exiled leader of Abyssinia (now Ethiopia) lays a wreath at the Cenotaph war memorial in Whitehall in London on the day after his arrival on 3 June 1936.

    Ethiopia; Politics; International Relations; World War One

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC7N31WP6ZWRXNFCA7CV318ING
    Media URN:
    VLVAC7N31WP6ZWRXNFCA7CV318ING
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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