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  • Short Summary

    Jasper Savanhu becomes first black African Parliamentary Secretary in Federal Government.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    First black African to become Parliamentary Secretary in Federal Government. Salisbury, Rhodesia (Zimbabwe).

    Interior Government House showing Sir Malcolm Barrow, Sir Roy Welensky, Governor General Earl of Dalhousie, and Mr Jasper Savanhu at table. Various shots Savanhu signing Oath of Allegiance. MS Sir Malcolm Barrow and Sir Roy Welensky watching.

    MS Governor General and Savanhu. MS Savanhu taking oath of due execution of office as Minister. MS Lady Dalhousie and Mrs Savanhu watching. MS Governor signs and shakes hands with Savanhu. Sir Roy Welensky and Sir Malcolm Barrow shake his hand. CU Savanhu. Exterior MS Government House. Various shots of group standing outside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2770.09
    Media URN:
    81503
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:37:00 / 01:13:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 3199 A

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