Haile Selassie At League Of Nations 1937

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    League of Nations, Geneva, Switzerland.

    A delegate walks into the building.

    Interior views of the foyer of the League of Nations building. Delegates and diplomats mill about. CU various unidentified delegates.

    Exterior of the League of Nations building. Various shots of unidentified delegates arriving.

    Dark views of League chamber. - Spacing -

    Emperor of Ethiopia / Abyssinia, Haile Selassie arrives. Various shots of Selassie around the building and grounds. - Spacing - CU Selassie as he reads a statement in English about why he has come to the League of Nations. He reads his statement again. - Spacing -

    Shots of the Chinese delegate making speech in English. He thanks the League mobile units working under difficult conditions in China. He comments on the Sino-Japanese (Sino Japanese) war and the health work being done by the League.

    Shots of delegate from France speaking to camera.

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    British Pathé
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    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58572
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    562.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:06:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:12:00 / 01:49:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 111 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 0111 B
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