Budget Films

Stock Footage

Allenby, Zionist Leaders Meet

After the British take Damascus, Syrians applaud as an open car carrying British officers, probably including Gen. Allenby, passes by. Wide shot shows Allenby, other officers, facing a crowd as an elderly Jewish leader reads a statement concerning the future of Palestine. MS shows Allenby sitting next to an elderly Zionist leader during a ceremony that confirmed the Balfour Declaration.

IdentifierCLIP-14431
Duration19 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1918
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