Indefatigable In Good Works & Cuts (1926)

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Indefatigable in good works. Princess Mary opens new hospital extension". Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland. M/S of Princess Mary talking to Mayor and couple local dignitaries. L/S, looking over heads of crowd, of Princess Mary joining dignitaries on platform. M/S of Princess Mary sitting on platform, a man next to her is giving a speech. L/S of platform and crowd listening, hospital building behind them. Cuts / out takes start at 01:12:35. Some L/Ss of Princess receiving bouquet,giving speech, leaving platform M/S of Princess an entourage entering hospital, arm of cameraman turning handle of another film camera can be seen in foreground. We see the Princess meeting some Girl Guide leaders and ceremonially planting a tree. Note: out takes shots are bit fuzzy and unclear - better shots of Princess in edited bit of item. AH 2001. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:638.04
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 10 years ago
    Viewed: 883 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
  • Co-Curate tags


Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.


Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.