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South African Aid to Britain Fund Film 2, 1955-11 - 1956-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 219/3/2

Scope and Contents

Part of 'South African Aid to Britain Fund Overseas travel parties for Youth. West Africa Tour. November 1955 - January 1956.' Intertitles include: 'Nigeria - the largest of Britain's colonial territories - four times the size of the United Kingdom - population thirty-two million equal to that of Canada, Australia and South Africa all put together', 'From village to university', 'Agege Experimental Farm near Lagos', Visit to the Bale of Isheri', 'University College, Ibadan - Trenchard Hall Chapel, Dr Saunders, Principal', 'Ibadan Town Hall', 'Ju-ju grove at Ife', 'Siesta for refreshment in Ologbo Forest', 'Down river at Sapele', 'Youth Council entertainment - stilt dancers', 'Asaba', 'Shell d'Arcy Oil Rig, Umuna', 'College at Ifuho - Mother Mary Osmond', 'Oron Ferry', 'Oron to Calabar'.


  • Creation: 1955-11 - 1956-01


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Existence and Location of Originals

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Finding aid date

2013-09-03 10:11:17+00:00

Includes index.

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