Reel

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_1
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1900  (Estimated Year)
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01:01:00 - 01:04:29
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Prologue to the Great War (WWI) - PT1: Great historical background leading up to the First Great War. This section introduces the major world players including royalty, military leaders & politicians. Time period: 1896-1911.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_2
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1896  (Estimated Year)
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01:01:00 - 01:01:30
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Title card: Chapter I. Berlin, Germany: High angle LS crowd walking along street in Berlin, Germany, marching with soldiers. Great MS German Chancellor Prince OTTO VON BISMARCK removing helmet, striking a pose w/ one hand on hip. High angle LS German soldiers drilling on steps of building.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_3
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1903  (Estimated Year)
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01:01:30 - 01:01:51
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England: Cute MS Prince EDWARD of England (future Prince of Wales, King Edward VIII Duke of Windsor) dressed in uniform holding a riffle while playing soldier w/ brother ALBERT (future King George VI) and sister MARY.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_4
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1907  (Estimated Year)
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01:01:51 - 01:02:09
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Moscow, Russia: MS Tsar (Czar) NICHOLAS II and Tsarina (Czarina) ALEXANDRIA of Russia at event with high ranking military officers. LS Russian royal family & entourage walking along balcony before large crowd. GV Russian royal family (including the monk RASPUTIN carrying Czarevich ALEXEI) coming down stairs past saluting officers outside palace.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_5
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1910  (Estimated Year)
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01:02:09 - 01:02:42
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Germany: MS KAISER WILHELM and KAISERIN AUGUSTA VICTORIA & entourage walking past camera as they visit a German orphanage. GV children & nurses cheering as the Kaisers arrive. GV Kaisers smiling upon little girls performing folk dance entailing holding jugs on heads while turning round & round. MS KAISER WILHELM and KAISERIN AUGUSTA VICTORIA exiting orphanage. MS Kaiser chatting with a man (director of orphanage?) while nurses bustle about. MS the Kaiser posing with orphans.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_6
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1910  (Estimated Year)
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01:02:42 - 01:02:55
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United States: TLS mounted Browning machine guns traveling on rail carts outside factory. TLS/MS/CUs President of the United States THEODORE ROOSEVELT shaking hands, speaking to crowds at outdoor engagements.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_7
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1911  (Estimated Year)
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01:02:55 - 01:03:29
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London, England: TLS/LSs royal coronation carriage & procession passing great crowds during the Coronation of King GEORGE V. MS Queen MARY of England & the Empress AUGUSTA-VICTORIA of Germany seated together in an open carriage which then drives off.

The First World War - PT1

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493299_1_8
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1911  (Estimated Year)
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01:03:29 - 01:04:29
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1156
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Austria-Hungary: TLS/MSs Emperor FRANZ JOSEF (Franz Joseph) of Austria inspecting troops. Low angle GV looking up at members of Hapsburg house (rulers of Austria-Hungary) on balcony at the wedding Archduke Karl & Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma. Several good MSs of Emperor Franz Josef and Empress Elizabeth, Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife the Duchess of Hohenberg are among the guests at wedding reception. MS girls & women in the wedding party. MS bride and groom. MS Emperor Franz Josef and Empress Elizabeth, Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife the Duchess of Hohenberg at wedding reception.