A delegation from the United Nations Special Committee on Palestine in Jerusalem (Israel).
Various shots of an UN Special Committee on Palestine delegation to the Hadassah University Hospital, they tour the building and campus.
Various shots of the first public meeting of the Jewish Agency and UNSCOP held in Jerusalem.
Quick reaction to the UN plan to partition Israel and Palestine.
Scenes of the departure of the British High Commissioner for Palestine, Alan Cunningham, and the signing of the Proclamation of Independence by Ben Gurion and the first Israeli cabinet.
British Troops departing by ship from Palestine, Haifa Docks
Jewish crowds celebrate the recognisation of Israel outside the UN meeting in Washington. And The Salute to Israel rally in New York
Various shots of British troops with their kit bags on the docks and boarding a troop ship at the end of the British mandate
UN Truce team in discussion on location in Palestine
La Guardia Airport: UN Police volunteers depart New York for Palestine
Dockside scenes as the British Troops leave Palestine
UN Security Council meeting. Count Bernadotte Speaks
United Nations Organisation holds meeting about Palestine / Israel.
Jews reoccupy Nazareth. Israel / Palestine.
United Nations observers arrive in Palestine / Israel to supervise truce. Haifa.
General Lundstroem talks with UN observers in Palestine.
US Secretary of State General George Marshall speaking at UN Conference in Paris.
United Nations delegates discuss partition of Palestine. New York, America.
Strikes and riots take place over partition of Palestine.
Leader of the Arab delegation for the Palestine conference in London, talks into camera.
Moshe Shertok, Jewish Agency Leader, talking into camera - no sound.
Scenes in Tel Aviv - civilians and British troops on streets.
United Nations session on Palestine problem.
Professor Smertenko, Jewish spokesperson, talking to reporters in Rome, Italy.
Various shots of the UN tour as it visits Hebron, crosses the desert and visits Beersheba.
Israel celebrates independence - street parties and violence.
Ordinary people live in a background of war in Palestine.
Jews and Arabs suffer casualties as fighting develops in the Holy Land.
Various shots of Israeli Haganah troops at rest and on patrol
Dr Chiam Weizmann, President of Israel, in Washington D.C., USA with President Truman
Dr Weizmann, President of Israel in Washington, USA. Greeted by crowds waving flags.