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  • Short Summary

    UNESCO delegates visit ancient ruins in Lebanon and Syria.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    UNESCO at Baalbek and Zahle, Lebanon and Syria.

    Various shots delegates walking around Temple of Jupiter at Baalbek. They include Dr. Julian Huxley, General Director of UNESCO, a delegate from Mexico and the French delegate M. Abraham (also Director of French teaching abroad).

    C/U Hamid Bey Frangie, who received the delegates at Zahle and is President of the Third General Conference of UNESCO. Various shots of the temple at Zahle. M/S flags hanging up over street of Baalbek.

    Date given on old records is 21/11/1948.

    UNESCO = United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2240.28
    Media URN:
    74466
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:41:00 / 01:50:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 2041 B

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