Linggadjati Treaty, an agreement between Dutch and Indonesians, signed at Batavia.
Batavia, Java, Indonesia.
The signing of the Linggadjati Treaty, on March 25th 1947 in Indonesia, terminated a long period of disagreement between the Dutch and the Indonesian.
CU. Batavians cutting down garlands of leaves from the trees and decorating the streets with them. Various shots of masses of people waiting to catch a glimpse of personalities arriving at the Rijswijk Palace, Batavia, Java where the treaty was signed. MS. Police shepherding women and children along. MS. Professor Sharir and Dr Hurbertus Van Mook, the principal signatories arriving at the palace. CU. Professor Sharir signing. CU. Dr Van Mook signing. CU. Dr Van Mook, side face, speaking (natural sound). CU. Professor Sharir speaking (natural sound). Several shots of the witnesses and signatories around the conference table.
Note - date found in the old record 14/04/1947. Dutch voiceover.