• Short Summary

    Harold Holt is re-elected as Prime Minister of Australia

  • Description

    Location: Australia

    Title reads: "1966 Federal Elections".

    Story about Prime Minister Harold Holt winning the Australian election. The election was fought on primarily on the question of Australian participation in the Vietnam war. Holt supports participation and receives the public's support in response.

    VS. Activity around Australian polling booths, putting votes in the boxes etc.

    CS. The Labor Party Opposition leader Caldwell.

    CU. Liberal Party leader and Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt.

    VS. More general shots of activity around the polling booths in different parts of Australia.

    VS. The votes being counted and the results being recorded. CU. Newspaper headline telling of Holt's win. MS. Holt.

    (Comb. FG.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3221.11
    Media URN:
    90052
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:44:00 / 01:17:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 4198 A

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