• Short Summary

    At the Philippine Congress Hall in Manila, November 25, the International Conference of Asian Historians was opened by President of the Philippines, Carlos P.

  • Description

    At the Philippine Congress Hall in Manila, November 25, the International Conference of Asian Historians was opened by President of the Philippines, Carlos P. Garcia.

    President Garcia in his inaugural speech urged the historians to create a storehouse of historical knowledge on Asia including research material gathered from all parts of the world.

    Twenty five foreign delegates from Australia, Burma, Formosa, Hongkong, Indonesia, South Korea, Japan, Macau, Pakistan, Singapore, Thailand and United States attended the four day conference along with 118 Filipino historians:
    Before leaving the historians to their discussions the President met most of the delegates personally.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA930IXT9OWTVF2JT9HN86CWK1D
    Media URN:
    VLVA930IXT9OWTVF2JT9HN86CWK1D
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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