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South African Aid to Britain Fund Film 3, 1955-11 - 1956-01

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

Scope and Contents

Part of ‘South African Aid to Britain Fund Overseas travel parties for Youth. West Africa Tour. November 1955 - January 1956’, and second part of the RCMS 219/3/2 film on Nigeria. Intertitles and shot list include: ‘Itu Leper Colony’, ‘Enugu - Boys’ Band Hilltop’, ‘Jos tin mines - tin and columbite’, ‘Famous hospital - Vom. Plateau - house and patients’, ‘Village crafts - Kudaru’, ‘Mock Police Riot. Police College, Kaduna’, ‘Northern House of Assembly’, ‘Compound of the Emir of Zaria’, ‘Village life and weaving’, ‘Tukur Tukur village headman, building a wall and children at Muslim school’, ‘Minjebir - weaving’, ‘Farwell to the Emir of Katsina’, ‘Emir and Councillors - Guy Lorimer, Resident’, ‘Kano - the Walled City’, ‘Square, entrance to palace, other buildings’, ‘Lugard Gate’, Groundnuts, oil’, ‘The Tour’s Bus’, ‘View of Kano from minaret’, ‘The Mosque, Kano’.


  • 1955-11 - 1956-01

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Existence and Location of Originals

A copy of this film is available for viewing at University of Cambridge Streaming Media Service:

Finding aid date

2013-09-03 10:22:21+00:00

Includes index.


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