Claude Barnett was an African-American entrepreneur and founder of the Associated Negro Press. He and his wife Etta Moten traveled to the African content 11 times in a 13 year period. In this footage (originally 16mm), which was shot in Ghana the year of independence, Barnett can be seen with President Kwame Nkrumah in the first scene. Images of Accra buildings and street life follow. This footage was preserved by the Library of Congress in 2011.

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