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  • Short Summary

    Emperor of Ethiopia, Haile Selassie arrives to open the New Parliament building.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ceremony In Abyssinia. King Selassie I opens new Parliament Building"

    Abyssinia / Ethiopia.

    Pan across new Parliament building (presumably in Addis Ababa). Emperor of Ethiopia, Haile Selassie arrives in car and is escorted to door. He is presented with a key and opens the door. VS of Selassie and other dignitaries.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2745.03
    Media URN:
    80827
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:00:00 / 01:02:43:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 36

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