• Short Summary

    Australian experts flew in to Hollandia, capital of Netherlands New Guinea, Mar 2, and commenced talks with Dutch officials Mar 3, on cooperation between the Administrations of Dutch and Australian New Guinea in the fields of economic development, education, health, communications and other internal affairs.

  • Description

    1.
    Aircraft touches down and stops
    0.03

    2.
    Dutch officials meet Australian delegation
    0.05

    3.
    Australians leave aircraft
    0.08

    4.
    Dutch and Australians greet each other
    0.10

    5.
    Australian ensign emblem on tail of aircraft
    0.12

    6.
    Dutch and Australiana enter airport building
    0.16

    7.
    Children and Papuans peep through window
    0.18

    8.
    Australian Delegation Leader talks with Dutch Delegation leader
    0.19

    9.
    Dr. Guther
    0.21

    10.
    Dr. Boendermaker
    0.23

    11.
    Steps into waiting car
    0.25

    12.
    Car away
    0.29

    13.
    Governor Dr. P.J. Platteel arrives, is greeted
    0.35

    14.
    Governor enters conference building
    0.38

    15.
    Governor inaugural address
    0.41

    16.
    Portraits of Queen Juliana and Prince Bernard
    0.42

    17.
    MS..of Governor
    0.44

    18.
    Delegates listen
    0.45

    19.
    Portrait of Queen Elizabeth
    0.47

    20.
    Break for coffee
    0.51

    21.
    Mr Boendermaker speaks
    0.54

    22.
    View of delegates
    0.56



    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Australian experts flew in to Hollandia, capital of Netherlands New Guinea, Mar 2, and commenced talks with Dutch officials Mar 3, on cooperation between the Administrations of Dutch and Australian New Guinea in the fields of economic development, education, health, communications and other internal affairs.

    Leader of the Dutch delegation is Mr. A. Boendermaker, Netherlands New Guinea's Director of Internal Affairs, while Dr. J.T. Gunther, Assistant Administrator of the Trust Territory of Papua and New Guinea, heads the Australian delegation of six members.

    The conference, which continues until 9th March, is the second of its kind - the first was held in Canberra, Australia in October, 1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6DUE12EEJT1R41KWE9KKSXXCD
    Media URN:
    VLVA6DUE12EEJT1R41KWE9KKSXXCD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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