Colour and Black and White.
Colour footage of Alger Hiss being interviewed intercut with older footage from the 1950s when he was accused of being a Communist spy. Algar Hiss denies being either a spy or a Communist.
GV the American Un-American Activities enquiry where it was declared...
General Clay retires, Alger Hiss trial opens and war correspondents retrace D-Day landings.
The trial of Alger Hiss
Senator Joseph McCarthy and Jean Kerr marry in St Matthew's Cathedral. Washington, USA.
News review of 1960 with world news incl. Verwoerd, Khruschev, Lumumba & Kennedy.
Stevenson & Sparkman on platform at convention, Eisenhower & Nixon with fishing rod.
Alleged spy Alger Hiss convicted for perjury after denying Communist Associates.
President Dwight Eisenhower makes "State of the Union" address to Congress.
The Democrat-controlled American Congress convenes for the start of the 84th session.
Non-presidential election, shots from various states of politicians including Truman & Nixon.
The Inaugural Ceremony for President Dwight D Eisenhower.
Republican Congressional leaders meet with President Eisenhower. America.
Lying in state and funeral of assassinated senator, Robert Kennedy - colour item.
Material relating to newsreel story 'President Eisenhower' 52/91.
Lauchlin Currie, Harry D White and Donald Hiss speak to Un-American Activities Committee.
Item showing President-elect Dwight Eisenhower, and Vice-President-elect Richard Nixon.
President Eisenhower returns to the US after a Summit Conference.
President Dwight Eisenhower holds press conference at Washington DC.
Inauguration of JFK in Washington, USA.
Nikita Khruschev and wife visit factory, hospital and university + at Blair House with Nixon.
Nixon and Khruschev tour the American National Exhibition in Moscow.
Vice President Richard Nixon visits soldiers in Indonesia.
US Vice President Richard Nixon and Mrs. Nixon arrives in Warsaw.
President of Turkey Celal Bayar arrives to meet Nixon and Eisenhower.
Vice-President Richard Nixon arrives back in USA after trip to Poland.