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    Full title reads: "New Guinea Greets The Governor".

    Nondugal, New Guinea.

    LV tribesmen making their way towards Nondugal. MV Tribesmen making way to Nondugal. GV Tribesmen waiting at airport SV Dakota aircraft taxiing. LV tribesmen at airport.

    MV The Governor General of Australia, William Mckell alighting from aircraft and shaking hands with Edward Halstrom, Sydney businessman and philanthropist. CU Governor General shaking hands with Halstrom.

    SV Group of locals wearing traditional clothes and feathered headdresses looking on. MV Gov. Gen. shaking hands with people from New Guinea. LV Gov. Gen and party standing on airfield pan to locals. SV Gov. Gen. making speech to locals. CU Two locals. SV Local interpreter. LV Gov. Gen. and Halstrom talking, surrounded by locals. SV Halstrom and Gov. Gen. walking through locals.

    LV pan locals gathering for war dance. MV locals performing war dance. MV Top view locals performing war dance. GB Back view locals performing dance. LV locals dancing.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46374
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1423.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:03:00 / 01:04:32:00
    Canister:
    49/70
    Sort Number:
    49/070
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    New Guinea Sydney Selection, post-WW2 Businessmen
  • Stills

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

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