• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) on official tour of Ghana.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Tumultuous Welcome".

    Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) tours Ghana.

    M/S Prince being greeted by officials at the Ghana Nautical college. Panning shot crowd of African boys looking through barbed wire fence. M/S Prince with officials touring the grounds of the college, he stops to talk to one of the boys. M/S crowd of African boys waving.

    M/S of modern fire fighting display taking place. Panning shot squad of sailors running towards fire with extinguishers, squirting them onto fire. Panning shot Prince with officials walking away after tour of college. C/U sailor of nautical college.

    Panning night shot men and women in traditional African robes watching arrival of Prince in Accra. Panning shot Prince walking towards dais flanked by Prime Minister Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and Minister of Local Government Mr. Aaron Offori-Atta. C/U chiefs with retinues.

    M/S flood lit dais where Prince is receiving guests. Prince shakes hands with guests. L/S chiefs and retinues. M/S Prince seated on dais with Dr. Nkrumah. L/S Chairman of the Accra municipal council walking toward dais carrying keys of city on cushion, Prince rises to receive them. Prince taking key from cushion. C/U two women. L/S and pan, Prince walking away from the dais with Dr. Nkrumah and others.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:25:00 / 01:40:11:00

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