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    GV's Headquarters Afro-Shirazi Party (2 shots) -- GV People's Court (with clock and dome) where alleged coup-plotters will be tried later this month or next month. It used to be the High Court in the old days. -- GV's the Ijumaa Mosque, Zanzibar's biggest and the place where most of the town's notables go to pray on Fridays (the cemetery, visible in the foreground of the second shot, is very ancient) -- The People's Palace, formerly the residence of the Sultan and today the meeting place of the Revolutionary Council (2 shots) -- LV Zanzibar harbour at a distance (they are a bit sensitive about photographing this at close quarters) -- GV The People's Bank, founded by Karume and the holders of the country's foreign reserves -- GV The Anglican Cathedral, founded in the nineteenth century and built on the spot where the old slave market used to be.




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    Film ID:
    VLVAA4RKSJ93PBMLA3APCAR42TXAH
    Media URN:
    VLVAA4RKSJ93PBMLA3APCAR42TXAH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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