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    Karachi, Pakistan.

    GV. of a banner spanning a crowded street "Welcome the Prince of Peace". Various shots of traffic, lorries, cycles, camels and pedestrians in the streets of Karachi. GV. Pan over a crowd standing awaiting Eisenhower's arrival at Karachi airport. MS. and CU. of Pandit Nehru Prime Minister of India as he waits on the tarmac for the President's plane. GV. Pan with the Military Transport Boeing 707 as it taxis across the airport. Various shots of Nehru and Indian officials on the tarmac. LS. Pan with Eisenhower as he descends from the aircraft and is welcomed by Nehru and others on the tarmac. MS. Eisenhower with Nehru, the President has a garland of flowers around his neck. MS. Pan over a section of the crowd watching the arrival. MS. Eisenhower inspecting an Indian Naval and Air Force Guard of Honour. MS. Eisenhower on the dais. MS. of a platform on which are assembled all the newsreel and press cameramen. MS. Eisenhower with Nehru on the dais. GV. Pan over the large Indian crowd. MS. Eisenhower on the dais, pan over the crowd.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:45:00 / 01:44:06:00
    UN 3303 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 3303 G
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    Boeing 707 Jawaharlal Nehru
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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