Summary

Footage Information

British Pathé
PRETORIA - DAG SEES VERWOERD
Dag Hammerskjold sees Verwoerd.

L/S of Pretoria showing the countryside. L/S of street with crowds on one side showing cars coming towards camera. C/U Crowds displaying notices and banners reading "Dag Don't for get Sharpeville" and "Release political Prisoners" on another L/S Street cars going past left to right. C/U Crowds displaying banners "Act on U.N.O. Resolution" L/S Car arriving official opens door.

C/U Crowds displaying banners camera pans along crowd showing woman pointing. L/S of party as they leave car and walk towards house along balcony. Party walking along balcony towards camera headed by Mr. Hammerskjold (U.N.O. Secretary General) L/S of crowd displaying banners. L/S Mr. Hammerskjold and Prime Minister in doorway standing together.

Cataloguer's note: For search purposes, Apartheid.
British Pathe
1961
00:00:48:00
Black & White
Sound
1706.02

Keywords

Dag Hammerskjold Hendrik Verwoerd Pretoria South Africa politicians prisoners Sharpeville demonstrations crowds United Nations UN apartheid
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