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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the UN tour as it visits Hebron, crosses the desert and visits Beersheba.

  • Description

    Unused / Unicode footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Hebron and Beersheba, Israel / Palestine

    MS Delegates of UNSCOP (the United Nations Special Commission on Palestine) visiting Hebron and Beersheba. They alight from their car. Various shots of delegation walking through the street of the town of Hebron to the mosque, accompanied by the Arab Mayor. LS Delegates walking up the wide steps of the Mosque and being conducted round it. LS, MS and CU A line of cars carrying the delegates snake its way across a desert. (3 shots). MS The cars stop and the men get out. MS Various shots, probably in Beersheba, the delegates continue their tour. MS Low angle, three desert Arabs on camels stand in front of a fort. MS The tour continues.

    Note: "Date received" on original record reads: 24/06/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2401.14
    Media URN:
    66739
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:33:00 / 01:25:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 1749 B

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