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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of preparations for Haile Selassie's Silver Jubilee celebrations in Addis Ababa.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia / Abyssinia.

    Various shots of preparations for Haile Selassie's Silver Jubilee celebrations. Pan down to dignitaries on the front steps of the palace / official residence. Pan across grounds with palm trees. Paper lanterns hanging from stands. Workmen erecting structures for celebrations. Banners flying. Workmen erecting decorated archways for the festivities.

    Note: More material can be found on Beta No. 2806.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2808.01
    Media URN:
    82229
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2783 F

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