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HNL 1030: Cavalcade of Australia - General PauTour

1918/19 French General Pau & dignitaries visit logging site, logs on rail track. Men sawing and chopping down tree by hand. Pau and dignitaries ride on rail car in forest. Crowd at timber mill. Australian troops stand by crowds. Pau inspects troops. Receives bouquet of flowers. Pau down street in open topped car. Crowds with flags & throwing flowers. Arrives at house, photograph with others. Parade continues, Inside timber mill, logs cut by machine.
Access No. 42091 | 10 mins 4 secs | 1910s | Tas, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |