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HNL 1353:Royal Visit Prince of Wales 1920, 1921

Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII) with mayor. Procession along street, some American flags. HAS Prince past soldiers. Prince releases lever which launches vessel Enoggera, ship down slipway, Prince given scroll by Lord Mayor. Arriving in open car at showground, standing on dais with others, photographs. Inspecting dogs, cattle and horses(1920 , 1921)
Access No. 128071 | 3 mins 17 secs | 1920s | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Tug boat pulling vessels into port, VS ships on horizon and closer in. Naval officers alighting from ship, Captain & officers facing camera & saluting, rows of sailors on vessel, ship pulling alongside wharf. Removing hats and waving in air as if cheering. Crew on board stand to attention. Flag raised in sailor's hand as another approaches. Smaller craft full of sailors going to shore.
Access No. 128076 | 2 mins 23 secs | 1920s | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |