Eisenhower Visits Delhi 1959

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    Delhi, India.

    MS. of a group of officials and photographers removing their shoes. MS. of rows of shoes on the pavement. Various shots of Eisenhower laying a wreath on Gandhi's tomb. Various shots of the President planting a tree in the grounds around the tomb. GV. Ext: of the Indian National Assembly. GV. of the dome of the building. Various shots of a large deserted garden, with tree lined walks, fountains, etc. Various shots of Eisenhower being presented to Indian officials and service chiefs outside the Assembly building. GV. Pan over an ornate box on the lid of which is carved two Indian chariots. CU. to MS. of Eisenhower talking to Pandit Nehru Prime Minister of India. MS. Eisenhower with Nehru and others sitting on a verandah. GV. Int: of the Indian National Assembly. Various shots of some of the delegates sitting and listening. LS. Pan with Eisenhower and Nehru as they walk up the aisle towards the speakers platform. LS. over the heads of the audience of Eisenhower on the speakers platform.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
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    Silent
    Media URN:
    84540
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2936.21
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    Black & White
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    00:03:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:50:00 / 01:50:18:00
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    UN 3303 I
    Sort Number:
    UN 3303 I
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