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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the first public meeting of the Jewish Agency and UNSCOP held in Jerusalem.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Jerusalem, Israel / Palestine

    LS Pan across members of the Jewish agency and UNSCOP (United Nations Special Committee on Palestine) seated round table at their first public UNSCOP meeting in the YMCA building in Jerusalem on 17th June 1947. (2 shots). MS Delegates from left to right are Mr David Horowitz (Economical Adviser in the Jewish Agency and Liaison Officer to UNSCOP), Mosche Shertok (Head of Political Department of the Jewish Agency), Sir Abdul Rahman, Indian delegate, the Chairman, Chief Justice Sandstrom from Sweden, and Dr. Hoo. MS Delegate (probably Mr Shertok) responding to the Chairman in the auditorium. (3 shots). LS General view of the auditorium, a woman (possibly a reporter) in the audience taking notes .

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 23/06/1947.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:04:00 / 01:04:59:00
    UN 1747 H

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