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    United Nations meeting at Central Hall, Westminster, London.

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    Material taken during the first and second days of the UNO assembly at Central Hall, Westminster. Shots of the Saudi Arabian delegation. Several long shots of the Assembly. Turkish delegation, some close up shots of the delegates. Delegates walking around before (or after) the session. Queues of visitors waiting for admission to the visitors gallery of Central Hall. Exterior of Central Hall, decorated with flags of all nations. Pan from roof of Central Hall to Westminster Abbey. Various shots of the delegates inside the hall, chatting, shaking hands, arriving etc. Various shots of the conference in progress - speakers address the conference from rostrum, delegates listening etc. Several shots of the exterior of the building decorated with flags. People in long queues waiting outside the building. Various shots of the delegates arriving at Central Hall in cars and entering the building. More shots of the conference in progress. Several shots of the exterior of Central Hall at night and daytime, still crowd outside.

    Cataloguer's note - Here are the names of some of the delegates seen in this item: Edward Stetinius, Paul Henri Spaak, Eleanor Roosevelt, Noel Baker, Tom Connolly, James Byrnes, Ernest Bevin, Clement Attlee, Dr Eduardo Zuletta Angel.

    Date found in the old file - 11/01/1946

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:54:00 / 01:08:31:00
    UN 1328 B

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