• Short Summary

    MR. G. MENNEN WILLIAMS, UNITED STATES ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS, FLEW INTO?

  • Description

    MR. G. MENNEN WILLIAMS, UNITED STATES ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS, FLEW INTO LUANDA, ANGOLA, AUGUST 9, ON A TWO-DAY VISIT -- FIRST STAGE IN HIS GOODWILL TOUR OF AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

    AFTER A RADIO ADDRESS IN WHICH HE THANKED THE PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT FOR PERMISSION TO VISIT THE COLONY, MR. WILLIAMS PAID A CALL ON GENERAL VENANCIO DESLANDES, GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF ANGOLA, AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE. MR. WILLIAMS, A KEEN PHOTOGRAPHER, TOOK PICTURES OF THE OFFICIAL RESIDENCE, AND LATER VISITED LOCAL FACTORIES AND MANUFACTURING PLANTS.

    NEXT STOP ON HIS TOUR: BECHUANALAND, THEN BASUTOLAND. HE WILL ALSO VISIT SWAZILAND, MOZAMBIQUE, NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN RHODESIA, AND NYASALAND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAID11G6URNABP19O4VEPR76JY
    Media URN:
    VLVAID11G6URNABP19O4VEPR76JY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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