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Abyssinia - Roll 1

Clip #: AD-55-2
Length: 4:31
Year: 1930
Sound: Silent
Decade: 1930s
Description:
00:59:47:02 Abyssinia Roll 1 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia VS crowds of tribal horsemen & Ethiopians wearing traditional clothing riding / walking on field, processions of horsemen / men on foot carrying banners & Ethiopian flags across field. 01:01:46:23 Addis Ababa Emperor Haile ...

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Abyssinia

Clip #: AD-30-2
Length: 19:24
Year: 1930
Sound: Silent
Decade: 1930s
Description:
04:03:55:00 Addis Ababa VS lioned-maned chieftains wearing traditional clothing & holding rifles / shields. HA procession going down street past crowds of onlookers. Drummers playing drums as they ride donkeys. Armed soldiers marching in procession. HA royal car driving dignitaries...

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Abyssinia - Roll 2

Clip #: AD-55-3
Length: 12:24
Year: 1930
Sound: Silent
Decade: 1930s
Description:
01:04:23:25 Abyssinia Roll 2 Addis Ababa Man wearing safari hat waving to crowd. MS Ethiopian trumpeters announcing arrival. VS Ethiopian musicians playing large bamboo flutes (traditional culture, Ethiopian music). PAN row of Ethiopian natives dressed in tribal clothes holding rifles ...

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Abyssinia

Clip #: AD-30-1
Length: 19:24
Year: 1930
Sound: Silent
Decade: 1930s
Description:
03:00:12:00 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia LS people running on field, person riding horseback. Emperor Haile Selassie I sitting on throne under cover. Soldiers holding Ethiopian flags. MS cinematographer (Burton Holmes) filming throne. MS Selassie seated on throne w/ son Prince Makonnen next to ...

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Abyssinia

Clip #: AD-29
Length: 19:24
Year: 1930
Sound: Silent
Decade: 1930s
Description:
01:00:12:00 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia View looking out of railroad train window as it pulls into station, people waiting on platform. MS American Special Ambassador Herman Murray Jacoby shaking hands w/ African dignitaries (being introduced) (good shot, international relations, diplomacy, ...

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Ethiopia

Clip #: TFA-243A
Length: 15:43
Year: 1942
Sound: Sound
Decade: 1930s
Description:
Burton Holmes travelogue from the 1930's showing scenes of daily life in Ethiopia and a military parade for Emperor Haile Selassie.

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Abyssinia

Clip #: AD-25
Length: 25:54
Year: 1930
Sound: Silent
Decade: 1930s
Description:
01:00:08:20 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Car POV TRACKING SHOT past fields w/ low trees. PAN lush grassland field w/ trees. PAN Ethiopians in traditional clothing sitting near field. Ethiopians in traditional clothing walking through village streets. Emperor Haile Selassie I & King Carol II...

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Ethiopia - Africa's Ancient Kingdom

Clip #: TFA-79B
Length: 16:31
Year: 1961
Sound: Sound
Decade: 1960s
Description:
An educational film about Ethiopia and its people.

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Ethiopia - Empire on a Mountain

Clip #: TFA-257A
Length: 18:40
Sound: Sound
Decade: 1960s
Description:
Educational film about Ethiopia which discusses its history, geography, agriculture, social structure and role of the Coptic Church, as it falls under the strict control of Emperor Haile Selassie.

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