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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item. Title reads: "Eisenhower Sees Drought Asks Record Farm Budget"

    United States of America / USA

    MS American President Dwight (Ike) Eisenhower accompanied by Secretaries of Agriculture and Interior, seated in plane, Eisenhower turns to look out of window. Aerial view of damage that has been done by almost a decade of drought in the South West. MS President Eisenhower looking out of window. Aerial view of damage. CU President Eisenhower looking out of window. LS and MS Eisenhower coming down steps of plane and being greeted. Various shots of President Eisenhower with others walking over barren farm land.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 17/01/1957. American commentary tells us that it brings a record budget request of $5 billion for agriculture.
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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    82892
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2848.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:44:00 / 01:48:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 2927 I
    Sort Number:
    UN 2927 I
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Trade & Industry Religion & Politics Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Farming in America Drought
  • Stills

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

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