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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    France. Foreign Ministers gather at the Luxembourg palace for the Paris peace conference.

    L/S as cars drive towards the Luxembourg palace for peace conference in Paris. Crowds watch them and there is a large police presence. The cars drive through the gate. Various shots of the impressive palace. L/S as American delegate James Byrnes arrives and waves before going in. L/S of the crowds. Various good shots of British Prime Minister Clement Attlee outside the palace, he chats and laughs. Various shots of the ornate Hall of Glass. M/S's of Australia's Dr Herbert Evatt and Russian Minister Vyacheslav Molotov. French delegate Georges Bidault gives address of welcome. Various shots of delegates in the hall, including those from India and Poland. C/U of girls using teleprinters to record his speech. Back view of Bidault as he finishes his speech and everyone applauds.

    Possibly connected with 46/61 - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:50:00 / 01:02:13:00
    UNSO Reel 087
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 087
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    Religion & Politics
    de gasperi
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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