Tuesday, August 31, 2010

CANBERRA FOREIGN EMBASSIES

A 1962 British Pathe newsreel showing Canberra's diplomatic embassy/residences. Nice footage of newly established embassies including Indonesia, South Africa and the United States. The backdrop footage shows an open and relatively undeveloped 1960's Canberra.


Australian commentary. VS. Large modern buildings in their own grounds, which are the embassies of America, France, Canada, etc. in Australia. GV. Flock of sheep on hillside, with Canberra in background. 


FOREIGN EMBASSIES AROUND CANBERRA


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