• Short Summary

    Gold Coast-Takoradi Harbour opened by Rt. Hon. J.H. Thomas amidst tribal ceremony:

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Takoradi Harbour Opened

    GHANA: Gold Coast:
    Local people arriving:

    SLATE: HMS Daffodil breaks the harbour boom

    Ship HMS Daffodil docking: officials disembarking: line of local troops raising their hats in salute: Rt. Hon. J.H. Thomas MP inspecting troops: Thomas making speech (unheard): crowds gathered for ceremony:

    SLATE: The African knight Sir Ofori Atta, complete with retinue is interested

    Sir Ofori Atta (under sunshade) speaking (unheard): people at ceremony

    SLATE: A treat for Mr Thomas - a ride in a train

    Open train along carrying J.H Thomas and others

    Small child standing on beach:
    Background: Gold Coast-Takoradi Harbour opened by Rt. Hon. J.H. Thomas amidst tribal ceremony:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAELBCYYPPN959M65GUIVZFR1CB
    Media URN:
    VLVAELBCYYPPN959M65GUIVZFR1CB
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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