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1948 ca, Israel: Independence (?)

Reel Number: 221403-10

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1948,1940s

Country: Israel,Palestine

Location: Jerusalem

TC Begins: 04:24:05

TC Ends: 04:26:36

Duration: 00:02:31

1948 ca, Israel: Independence (?) Building w/ balcony & Israel flags flying; woman & children w/ photo of Herzl hanging. Old man sitting by building, kids around; Orthodox boys look at camera. 04:24:26 Trucks loaded w/ civilians thru street, flags flying; past crowds on sidewalk. Crowd outside travel agency watching; high angle of intersection w/ trucks, people watching. Street level. Teenagers w/ balloons & waving. 04:25:00 Groups dancing the Hora surrounded by others. CU laughing, hugging. Soldier & boys talking; young people climb on jeep or truck. MCU of ?? Two military in sports car. CU Moshe Sharet (aka Shertok) w/ mustache, hat & suit; CUs Golda Meir aka Myerson; CU Ben Gurion. 04:25:59 Truck w/ people, apartments behind w/ street level damage. Boys watching; others watching. store fronts w/ many people, banners above. 04:26:21 Old man on donkey w/ flag & boys walking alongside, CU. 1940s; 1948; Note: bounce or printer ride is printed into the NARA masters.

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