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HNL 1058: Inauguration of the Commonwealth

1901. Inauguration procession & ceremony celebrating Federation, shot by Salvation Army's Limelight Corp. Various locations around streets of Sydney & Centennial Park. Australian troops on horseback and on foot, Australian light horse brigade. British troops, Floats, Gun carriages pulled. Horse drawn fire engines parade. (VHS copy is very poor quality)
Access No. 42047 | 2 mins 49 secs | 1900s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |