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  • Description

    Congo.

    Title reads 'Congo Welcomes Home its Chief Executive'.

    LS. Boeing 707 aircraft taxiing at the airport. MS. Men walking across tarmac to aircraft, taking a dress uniform to enable President Joseph Kasavubu of Congo to be dressed in the appropriate uniform of Commander-in-Chief of the Congo Republic. MS. & LS. President Kasavubu in the uniform descends aircraft steps and is greeted by woman. MS. Guard of Honour. LS. Zoom in to President Kasavubu shaking hands with Colonel Joseph Mobutu. MS. Crowd of Congolese men and women watching. MS. President Kasavubu and Colonel Mobutu with others walking from plane. President Kasavubu waves to crowd. MS. Crowd applauding. MS. President Kasavubu steps into car and waves to crowd, pan to crowd waving back. LS. Armoured vehicles moving along road.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/12/1960.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    82121
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2798.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:20:00 / 01:43:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 3435 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3435 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    African material, 1950-70
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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