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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of King Idris visiting President Nasser to ask him to be witness at his second marriage, and at the marriage

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Cairo, Egypt

    Various shots of King Idris of Libya (born 1890; proclaimed King, December 1951; deposed September 1969) making an unofficial call on Premier Colonel Gamal Nasser of Egypt to ask him to be a witness at his marriage to his second wife, an Egyptian woman.

    MS King with Nasser and Major Salah Salem (Egyptian Minister of National Guidance) at the Libyan Legation. MS King with advisors. Various shots of King with Nasser.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 07/06/1955. Others named as being present at Nasser's residence and Libyan legation include Air Force Commandant Hassan Ibrahim.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2684.19
    Media URN:
    79646
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:42:00 / 01:26:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 2743 E

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