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    Seventh meeting of the League of Nations.

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    7th assembly of the League of Nations; 1926 Germany joins League.

    Shot looking delegates' seating toward raised area down front w/ a few men sitting at tables. Closer shot: speaker reading document; another man on each side. MLS group of delegates outside; w/ Aristide Briand (France) in centre. MS Louis Loucheur (Fr) starts to walk by other delegates; then stops.

    MS M. BruckSre of Belgium; with others. MS Eduard Benes of Czechoslovakia with Giuseppe Motta of Switzerland. MS the Maharajah of the Indian state Kapurthala with other Indians and Anglos. Group pose outside doorway: Great Britain's Austen Chamberlain in front ctr.; his son also in picture; various delegates; etc Another group pose: German delegation at door of their hotel; w/ Gustav Stresemann front ctr.

    Shot from steps of a gaggle of journalists and photographers crowded around; more people watching in BG. Germans tip hats to press and make their exit.Interior shot delegates seated in rows; others standing. LS Stresemann making speech.Shot from balcony looking out over assembly; Briand walking toward front. MLS from side (w/ head out of frame) Briand makes response speech.

    Wide shot from one side of balc. loooking at delegates on floor; spectators in back and in balcony; all applauding. Delegates milling around & talking after meeting. Group walking; Stresemann in front w/ another German diplomat. Group pose; both men & women; Briand in centre lnternational relations; organisations; diplomacy; meetings; peace

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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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    01:54:04:00 / 01:56:37:00
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