PUBLIC RECEPTION AND WELCOME HOME TO SIR WALTER BUCHANAN AT CARTERTON

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A record of the public reception held at Carterton to welcome Sir Walter Buchanan K.B MP on July 10 1913. The large crowd listens to a number of speakers. Women and children watch from the grandstand. A large bull, a Highland 'Stirk' is presented to Sir Walter. Men in shirt sleeves compete in a tug-of-war. The camera pans along lines of cars. A girls hockey team in long skirts march on to the field. The game, Dalefield V Greytown, is shown.

Intertitles:
Speeches of welcome and Sir Walter Buchanan replying
Highland "Stirk" presented to Sir Walter buchanan, K.B; M.P;
Caledonian Pipe Band and Tug-of-War Sports.
Hockey match Dalefield V Greytown
Kinematographed by Barton 10 Willis Street, Wellington New Zealand.

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Year 1913

Reference number F14622

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Actuality

Duration 0:04:09

Production company C. D. Barton

Credits Camera: Charles D Barton

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