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HNL 1029: Cavalcade of Australia - General Pau Tour

1918/19 Procession Melbourne for visit of French General Pau. Pau in open car (Rolls Royce), escorted riders on horseback. Large crowds. Girls' choir on steps, Pau salutes. Inspects Australian troops. Police escort Pau up steps. Pau into car and down street, crowd waving including many children with flags. Pau looks at horses, walks with dignitaries. Men walk to garden party , many women and children wave flags. Procession of cars down street lined by crowds led by marching soldiers. Same footage on 1394.
Access No. 42092 | 8 mins 12 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |