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    Marcoule, France.

    Documentation on file.

    General de Gaulle arriving by car at France's biggest Atomic research and development centre. Premier de Gaulle was accompanied by Mrs Guilaumat Minister of the Armies and of the Prefects of three departments. On de Gaulle's arrival the flags was saluted and different personalities were introduced to him. Arrival in the plant where the G2 pile is situated. At the control panel the President presses a button and Mr Pascal President of the Centre explains all the details of the procession. All processings are radio controlled here. The operators being sheltered behind a double wall of concrete.

    (Dupe Neg.)

    Note: poor quality (crackly).

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    83833
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2902.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:30:00 / 01:08:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 3121 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 3121 C
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Pflimlin and De Gaulle
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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