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The State Opening of Parliament

Series

Series Name
Topical Budget

Issue

Issue No.
168-2
Date Released
14 Nov 1914
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Frontier Day Celebration
  2. 2King and President
  3. 3Wounded Warriors
  4. 4The State Opening of Parliament

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 4
Summary
King George V and Queen Mary in their coach on their way to the Palace of Westminster. Life Guards and the coach arriving. Coach enters archway of the Victoria Tower and the King and Queen are just seen alighting.
Keywords
Royalty; Ceremonies
Length of story (in feet)
97

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Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
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Phone
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Fax
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Address
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Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
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