• Short Summary

    Mr. Mennen Williams, the former American Under-Secretary of State for African Affairs, visited the National?

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    GV EXTERIOR..Museum
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    CU INTERIOR..Sign on display PAN to mask
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    MV PAN..Display of traditional sculpture
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    SCU PAN..Williams looking at masks and other exhibits (4 shots)
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    MV Sign "Houphouet-Boigny room" PAN to party looking at exhibits (2 shots)
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    CU Mask and sculpture (2 shots)
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    Initials ES. 1505 ES. 1520



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Mr. Mennen Williams, the former American Under-Secretary of State for African Affairs, visited the National Museum in Abidjan on Monday (17 January) during a 48-hour private visit to the Ivory Coast. The day before, he was received at a dinner by President Houphouet-Boigny.

    Mr. Williams, a former Governor of Michigan and currently on the bench of the Michigan Supreme Court, held the post in the State Department during the administration of President John F. Kennedy.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2ZNXR95H2WHRJXIBKSAQ9J68F
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ZNXR95H2WHRJXIBKSAQ9J68F
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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