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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'President concludes peace mission to the Orient'.

    Formosa (Taiwan) and South Korea.

    LS helicopter along runway at Pine Hill airport outside Taipei. Various shots as President Dwight Eisenhower is greeted by Chiang Kai-Shek and others, and reviews guard of honour. Various shots of the President's drive through crowd lined streets, with cut-ins of crowds waving flags, etc.

    Elevated LS crowds running along street. Elevated shots massed crowds assembled to hear President speak. Various shots of Eisenhower speaking, with cut-ins of massed crowds listening.

    Seoul, Korea. LS sign over airport "Welcome to Korea Mr President". LS Boeing 707 taxiing at Kimpo airport, South Korea. LS "Welcome President Eisenhower" banner. LS's President down aircraft steps and is greeted.

    MS zoom out to LS as President and Premier Huh Chung mount dais. LS flags flying. Various shots of the President's drive through crowded streets, showing massed crowds cheering wildly, the President's car is brought to a standstill on several occasions.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:41:00 / 01:27:58:00
    UN 3366 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 3366 B
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    Boeing 707 Korea
  • Stills

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

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