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  • Short Summary

    Princess Alexandra declares the independence of Nigeria.

  • Description

    Nigeria.

    Street scenes in Lagos. Various shots as the German delegation presents Nigeria with a Clinomobile, a hospital on wheels. Several shots of the hospital staff and nurses around. LS. Princess Alexandra's escort on horseback arriving. MS. Guard of honour come to attention. Various shots, as Princess Alexandra officially declares Nigeria independent - good close up shots of Nigerians. MS. Men on horseback. MS. Flag flying. Night shots of the fireworks.

    (Mute. Dupe Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 13/10/1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2798.05
    Media URN:
    82109
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:53:00 / 01:15:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 3433 F

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