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Wedding Procession - China c.1932/33
Wedding Procession - China c.1932/33

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Wedding Procession - China c.1932/33 1932

4 mins United Kingdom

This sumptuous wedding procession was shot by Dr Reginald Clay, a London teacher who travelled to China after his retirement in the early 1930s. Dr Clay visited Beijing (formerly Peking) before staying with his daughter, a medical missionary, in Shanghai; either city could feature here. Though the film is very dark, the elaborate proceedings suggest a union of wealthy families.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

China Weddings

Collection

Beijing - Northern Capital Shanghai - Pearl of the Orient

Released

1932

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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