• Short Summary

    AMERICAN SAMOA HAS A TOTAL AREA OF 76.1 SQUARE MILES AND A POPULATION OF 20,051 (1960 CENSUS), MOSTLY POLYNESIANS OR PART-POLYNESIANS.

  • Description


    FILM SHOWS SCENES OF AMERICAN SAMOA, A PACIFIC GROUP OF ISLANDS. IT WAS SHOT BY MR. TED HOLLINGSWORTH, THE FORMER SUPERINTENDENT OF ADULT EDUCATION IN THE ISLANDS.



    FILMS INCLUDES SHOTS OF SCHOOLS, STUDENTS, A TYPICAL NATIVE VILLAGE, PAGO PAGO'S JET AIRPORT AND THE NEW TERMINAL BUILDING UNDER CONSTRUCTION, PAGO PAGO HARBOUR, ADMINISTRATIVE BUILDINGS, STREETS SCENES, A NEW POWER HOUSE, HOSPITAL, FLATS, AND BRIEF SCENES OF THE SMALLER ISLANDS.




    Initials JT/S/SGM



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AMERICAN SAMOA HAS A TOTAL AREA OF 76.1 SQUARE MILES AND A POPULATION OF 20,051 (1960 CENSUS), MOSTLY POLYNESIANS OR PART-POLYNESIANS.MOST OF THEM LIE ON THE ISLAND OF TUTUILA, MAINLY IN THE CAPITAL OF PAGO PAGO.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA27B2FH13PT6DNGE72R1DZZ3J
    Media URN:
    VLVA27B2FH13PT6DNGE72R1DZZ3J
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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