Eisenhower Returns To Gettysburg 1961

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    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Names In US News. Ike Returns To Gettysburg". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America (USA).

    VS of Eisenhower in open car through city streets. MS Eisenhower at presentation ceremony with crowds. CU President Dwight D Eisenhower receiving a present of a crystal vase. SV Ike making speech.


    N.B. Sound track is very, very faint on this item - probably not usable - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:41:00 / 01:56:11:00
    UN 3488 H
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    UN 3488 H
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