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  • Short Summary

    The King of West Africa poses with entourage on London street.

  • Description

    King of West Africa visits Britain. (Probably means French West Africa which later became several independent nations including Algeria; Cameroon; Mauretania; Mali; Niger; etc.)

    London.

    Brief story; King along w/ several other Africans; standing by busy street in London. Some of the party wear fabulous traditional African clothing; while others are in Western suits. One man in the party holds an umbrella over the King. People on the street stand at the back of the group, craning their necks to see.

    State visits; international relations.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2414.12
    Media URN:
    76541
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:33:00 / 01:30:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 330 I

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