Burma Treaty Signed 1947

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Burmese treaty of Independence signed in No 10 Downing Street, London.

MS General view of the Burmese and British delegates seated at a long table.

CU Clement Attlee and Thakin Nu, the Burmese premier signing treaty.

CU Cut in of Ernest Bevin and Sir Stafford Cripps, chatting....

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Cataloguer:
Mark
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
41275
Sort Number:
47/085
Time in/Out:
01:33:22:00 / 01:33:48:00
Canister:
47/85
Film ID:
1195.13
Issue Date:
23/10/1947

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