Inauguration Of Fao Residence 1951

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Italian newsreel item.

    Inauguration of the FAO (United Nation's Food and Agriculture Organisation) residence in Rome.

    Various shots traffic, car park and exterior of the UN's FAO building. Various shots of dignitaries at inauguration ceremony. C/U President of the FAO, Norris Dodds, speaking. L/S people listening to Dodds' speech. MS Dodds shaking hands with Count Carlo Sforza (former Italian Foreign Minister and now chief of European Union Affairs).

    Date on dope sheet is 05/05/1951.

    NB: item is followed by a few seconds of another, unidentified Italian newsreel item.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    68921
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2565.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:54:00 / 01:16:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2359 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 2359 G
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