• Short Summary

    In Abidjan, on Tuesday (March 9th 1971) the Canadian Foreign Minister, Mr Mitchell Sharp laid the foundation stone of a new library -- built at a cost of 2,000,000 dollars (one million sterling).

  • Description

    In Abidjan, on Tuesday (March 9th 1971) the Canadian Foreign Minister, Mr Mitchell Sharp laid the foundation stone of a new library -- built at a cost of 2,000,000 dollars (one million sterling). Canada contributed 1,000,000 dollars (524,000 sterling.) towards the cost.

    Canada will help the running of the library by supplying librarian, and two Ivorians will be sent on scholarships to Canada.

    Mr Sharp has had talks with leading Ivory Coast officials on bilateral cooperation and the world situation during his three day visit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9F3S0NNUIVKQZ4XH0IVOY1WCG
    Media URN:
    VLVA9F3S0NNUIVKQZ4XH0IVOY1WCG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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