• Short Summary

    John Jacob Astor marries Virginia Middleton French at Rhode Island, USA.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE ASTOR WEDDING - Heir to millions marries Miss Ellen Tuck French at Old Trinity Church, Newport, R. I."

    Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America (USA).

    Crowds around the Old Trinity Church, Newport, Rhode Island. Bride, Virginia Middleton French, arriving to be married to John Jacob Astor. Bride poses to photographers with her parents in front of church - some gravestones are seen in background.

    Bride and groom leaving the church. They halt at the door, probably posing for photographs. Guests are seen around the church. Bride and groom walking towards and entering the car.

    Note: Bride's name in the title differs from the name in paperwork and commentary. It is possible that all these names are hers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    791.28
    Media URN:
    8885
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:09:00 / 01:38:00:00
    Canister:
    34/56

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