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  • Short Summary

    Britain settle its £850,000 debt with Holland.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    British pay £850,000 debt to Holland.

    The Hague. LS Interior of the Treves Saloon, in the Ministry of Building and Roads, showing Ministers and officials assembled round table for the signing ceremony. MS Alfred Barnes, British Minister of Transport, signing. LS table. MS Barnes signing another document. MS Barnes handing cheque over the Mr. Spitzen and shaking hands with him. The British Ambassador to Holland, Sir Phillip Nichols, sits between them. MS Mr. Barnes and others sitting on ferry boat. MS Barnes and others, in silhouette, looking out across at harbour. LS Ships in the harbour. MS Back view Barnes and others looking over deck rail as warships are passed.

    (For use of Dutch mercantile marine during war.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2272.15
    Media URN:
    65247
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:41:00 / 01:47:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 2096 C

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