Star Item
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) gives press conference, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    M/S press photographers outside building. Various shots Eisenhower and entourage (bodyguards, advisors etc.) walking out of building and crossing street into another building.

    M/S Eisenhower and entourage entering conference room. Shots showing hurly burly as press cram into building. Various C/Us reporters telephoning their newspaper's office. Clock on wall at 9:05.

    M/S photographers. Various shots reporters queueing. M/S coats in cloak room. More shots queue. Various shots men operating tape recorder. C/U Presidential seal. C/U typing machine (of type used in courtrooms).

    Various shots press entering conference room. Clock at 10:05. Various shots reporters taking notes. M/S television / newsreel cameramen. More shots reporters taking notes. L/S press in gallery. Clock at 10:30ish.

    Date on original dope sheet is 01/03/1956.

  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:09:00 / 01:51:07:00
    UN 2818 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2818 D
  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    Journalists at Work Reporters
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment