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    Unissued / unused material.

    Atlantic Pact Ministers meet at the Hague, Holland (Netherlands).

    Exterior views of Princess Juliana Barracks where the conference was held (2 shots). MS unknown naval officer alighting from car. CU guard of honour. MS Netherlands' Minister Schokking alighting from car and entering. MS Emanuel Shinwell (British Secretary of State for War) alighting from car and entering. MS M. Pleven (France) alighting from car and entering.

    MS Louis Johnson (US Secretary of Defence) chatting with Schokking. MS General Omar Bradley (Chief of Staff US Army) greeting General Kruls (Netherlands). MS Johnson chatting to others. MS delegates chatting. MS Johnson greeting Minister Deveze (Belgium). MS Johnson sitting. MS Johnson chatting with Deveze.

    Panning shot round conference table. CU Johnson speaking. Delegates listening (7 shots). CU woman at shorthand machine. MS delegates listening (2 shots). MS Deveze and Bradley listening. MS General William Slim (Chief of the Imperial General Staff) listening. MS Schokking speaking. Elevated shot conference. MS Shinwell and Bradley listening. Various shots of the conference (5 shots). MS Johnson speaking. Various shots of conference.

    Date given on old record is 04/04/1950.

    NB: soundtrack is missing, however see original dope sheets on file for transcriptions of speeches.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:05:28:00
    UN 2244 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2244 B
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    Religion & Politics
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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