• Short Summary

    Exhibition opens to public today, has already arouse much interest and was described last night as a magnificent display, as the cradle of man this area rightly thinks itself important in this respect, of course what is happening to man currently in the same area is another matter.

  • Description

    1.
    high angle shots of crowd at opening 1 2 3



    VIP guest mill around at opening



    Three men, left Administrator of Tvl, Mayor Jhbg and Prof. Tobias.



    One of the working exhibits, two africans at work reclaiming fossils from rock 1 2 3



    Face masks used extensively to illustrate the populations of



    Man in Africa, pan shot of the displays, cus of some types.



    Another display, things gone past Elephant mask and reed skirt.



    CU the mask and notice. 'Luba'



    Rock paintings of the NW Trvl. cu of one.



    Skeleton of Man.


    2.
    Face of skeleton of Man



    Gorilla & cu



    Baboon & cu



    Lemur and pan along ribs. (Skeleton dept used prominently to illustrate ascent of man)



    Z out face to body Vervet monkey, suggested intro. used to make polio vaccine.



    Bilharzia display, card to glass containers with snails inside.



    container alone.



    Sleeping sickness display, cu Tsetse fly pic.



    Ls row of skeletons.



    gv Bushman display



    Measuring section, with set up to show how Brain box is measured



    cu and name plate. ends.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Exhibition opens to public today, has already arouse much interest and was described last night as a magnificent display, as the cradle of man this area rightly thinks itself important in this respect, of course what is happening to man currently in the same area is another matter.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADAUFVGC3QE0SVHIYYHV4IRSX3
    Media URN:
    VLVADAUFVGC3QE0SVHIYYHV4IRSX3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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