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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Haifa, Israel / Palestine.

    Over shoulder shot through two refugees of the Palestine coast. MV Refugees standing on deck looking over side. LV Refugees on deck waving. LV From boat people on quayside. MV From boat of people on quayside. SV Man holding up photograph waving to ship. MV People looking over rail. LS Police holding back crowd on quayside. MV Towards refugee with two bags coming down gangway. Others follow. CU Pan bearded refugee being helped down gangway.

    Tel Aviv, Israel / Palestine.

    GV Men sticking up elections posters. MV Election posters stuck on shop window Girl attempting to scrape them off. LV Cars with election posters driving through streets.

    Rehovot, Israel / Palestine.

    SV Chaim Weizmann, President of Israel, with wife. MS Interior of polling station. Woman and man putting vote into box. CU Hand putting vote into box.

    Tel Aviv, Israel / Palestine.

    LV Side view David Ben Gurion, Prime Minister of Israel speaking at meeting. SV Ben Gurion speaking at meeting. LV GV People at meeting. CU Two bearded Jewish men listening. LV Elevated of people in street. LV Towards Ben Gurion walking between guard of honour.

    Possibly connected with 49/10 - MD.

    Cataloguers Note: Spelling Variations - Chaim, Chiam, Chain, Chian, Weizman, Weizmann

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    British Pathé
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    01:37:43:00 / 01:39:03:00
    UNSO Reel 046 I
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    UNSO 046 I
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    Religion & Politics
    Temporary workspace: 16.6.2009 21:32 HMS Providence Keo - Jerusalem on a plate Untitled Viewspace Oliwenstein documentary 1948 Arab-Israeli War DEIR YASSIN BG Britishpathe Refugees Boat
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