Highlights celebrating Queen Wilhelmina's life on film.
Dutch commentary, documentation on file.
Panning LS. Royal Palace "Het Loo" at Apeldoorn LS. Queen Wilhelmina aged 18 at her coronation in 1898. MLS. Queen Wilhelmina with Prince Hendrik of Mecklenburg in 1901, that's when they married. VS. The Queen skating with her daughter Princess Juliana. MS. Queen Wilhelmina at Civic Function. GV. Small balloons being released at the function. MS. The Queen opening bridge, her husband stands always in the background. MS. At 35 year anniversary of her accession to the throne. VS. H.R.H. At Jubilee celebrations, she addresses large crowd and waves. VS. Queen Wilhelmina reviewing troops and presenting colour. MS. & CU. the Queen with her family in garden of their house in Canada during the time of the occupation in Holland. CU. Portrait of Queen Wilhelmina. MLS. Wrecked building with the Dutch flag still flying on pole from window. VS. Emotional scenes as Queen Wilhelmina is welcomed back to her country after the war years. VS. H.R.H. rides in a DUKW when visiting the devastated and flooded areas in the province of Zeeland. GV. People waving from windows. VS. H.R.H. Attends military parade and shows how proud she is of her soldiers by clapping her hands. MS. H.R.H. Visits factory and speaks to some workers. MS. H.R.H. With her daughter Juliana and Prince Bernhardt on balcony as she announces her abdication to her people (S.O.F.) GV. Over massed crowd waving. VS. At a special ceremony Queen Juliana invests her mother with Holland's highest military medal. VS. Princess Wilhelmina at a gathering of some of the ordained men of her country. VS. Princess Wilhelmina at the statue of Resistance in Rotterdam. GV. Royal palace tilts up to looking through branches of tree towards sky.