Format Film, Video
Dates 1918
Location Great Britain
Language English
Subjects George
Great Britain
King of Great Britain
Kings and Rulers
Mary
Memorial Rites and Ceremonies
Queen, Consort of George V, King of Great Britain
Religious Aspects
Saint Margaret's Church (Westminster, London, England)
V
World War
Title
[Scenes of the British royal family] /
Other Title
King George and Queen Mary of England
king george and queen mary of england
Created / Published
United States : [s.n.], 1918.
Subject Headings
-  Mary,--Queen, consort of George V, King of Great Britain,--1867-1953
-  George--V,--King of Great Britain,--1865-1936
-  Saint Margaret's Church (Westminster, London, England)
-  Memorial rites and ceremonies
-  World War, 1914-1918--Religious aspects
-  Great Britain--Kings and rulers
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 0:34 at 18 fps.
-  RMA gives title as King George and Queen Mary of England.
-  Appearing: Queen Mary, King George, Queen Alexandra, the Duke of Connaught, Princess Mary, Princess Victoria.
-  Queen Mary, King George in the uniform of an Admiral of the Fleet, members of the Royal family, a clergyman, and other unidentified people are walking in procession into St. Margaret's Church, Westminster. The occasion is probably "Remembrance Day," Aug. 4, 1918, the fourth anniversary of World War I. The Royal family, joined by the two Houses of Parliament and representatives of the overseas dominions and of the U.S., attend a special service of remembrance and rededication. Queen Alexandra and the Duke of Connaught follow Queen Mary and King George; Princess Mary, wearing a white collar, and Princess Victoria follow. In the second sequence, the Royal party leaves the church followed by members of Parliament. Final sequence consists of brief shots of colonial troops with a British officer.
-  Sources used: The Times, London. 8/5/18:4; The Daily telegraph, London. 8/5/18:5; The Morning post, London. 8/5/18:3; P&P portrait file; Bullock, Albert E., ed. Westminster Abbey and St. Margaret's Church. v. 1, 1920:7.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  National Park Service acquired from Roosevelt Memorial Association (RMA). RMA purchase from Signal Corps. DLC
-  Received: 5/1968 from USDA lab; ref print and dupe neg; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Signal Corps; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/1968 and LC lab: 6/1976.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (15 ft) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (15 ft) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
1 reel of 1 (39 ft) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FAB 0880 (ref print)
FRA 5867 (dupe neg)
FPB 7950 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4143 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/trmp.4143
Library of Congress Catalog Number
mp76000094
http://lccn.loc.gov/mp76000094


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