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Honorary degrees awarded

Film | Accession Number: 2002.547.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3486 | Film ID: 2573
Image

Sorbonne gives honorary degrees. High long shots, Sorbonne University officials enter with orchestra and choir playing "La Marseillaise." LS, people are seated, music stops. MLS, man introduces Prof. Edward Jenks (seated next to Albert Einstein) who has been given an insignia and honorary degree. Audience applauding, orchestra playing. Man addressing assembly. Assembly exiting. EXT, day, MS, Einstein, Jenks, and others.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:10:07
Event Date
1929 November 09
Locale
Paris, France
Language
English
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Moving Image Research Collections, University of South Carolina
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