• Short Summary

    PROMINENT ARCHAEOLOGISTS MET IN NAIROBI YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) FOR A CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS RECENT ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH IN EAST AFRICA.

  • Description

    PROMINENT ARCHAEOLOGISTS MET IN NAIROBI YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) FOR A CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS RECENT ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH IN EAST AFRICA.

    THE CONFERENCE COMES AT A TIME, OF HEIGHTENED INTEREST IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDINGS IN AFRICA AND THE ORIENT. IT HAS BEEN SPONSORED JOINTLY BY THE BRITISH INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY IN EAST AFRICA AND HARVARD UNIVERSITY CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS. SIX DAYS OF DISCUSSION HAVE BEEN SCHEDULED.

    SUBJECTS RANGED FROM THE PEOPLING OF THE EAST AFRICAN COAST TO THE INFLUENCE OF INDONESIA ON AFRICA. SPEAKERS CAME FROM AFRICA, THE UNITED STATES, BRITAIN AND FRANCE.

    TO COINCIDE WITH THE EVENT, THE EAST AFRICAN POSTS AND TELEGRAPHS ADMINISTRATION HAS ISSUED A NEW SERIES OF STAMPS WITH AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL THEME.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1J9MERT5YOGBLM6S56GH3M0O7
    Media URN:
    VLVA1J9MERT5YOGBLM6S56GH3M0O7
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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