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  • Short Summary

    Footage of numerous dignitaries assembly at ceremony.

  • Description

    King at Dover.

    Shots of people walking out of building and down steps. Brief shot of King Edward VII walking out of door. Shots of man in regal uniform and woman (possibly a King and Queen - Holland / Austria ?). The two dignitaries walk down steps surrounded by guards, policemen and other dignitaries. Various shots of the couple and dignitaries. Shots of the couple on platform at presentation ceremony. Several shots of large group of dignitaries many holding up umbrellas. More shots of unidentified dignitaries / pulling up in car / arriving on horse drawn carriages. Dignitaries (some robed, possibly a mayor) greeting other dignitaries.

    Cataloguer's note: Cannot identify any of the people in this item, looks as though their maybe several important people here. Not even sure whether this is Dover.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1900 - 1909
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:12:00 / 01:29:56:00
    ON 229 D

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