Kansas City, United States of America
LS. Liberty Memorial in Kansas City. MS. pan down ditto. MS statue at bas of Memorial. GV. crowd gathered for the rededication. MS. EX-President Eisenhower as he makes his way through crowd. GV. crowd. LS. Ike speaking from dais. MS. sign "People to People"....
Various shots of three separate stories: Truman awarding scientists / Bernadotte (UN mediator) arrives in Paris en route to Palestine / Eisenhower awards Drew Pearson "Father of the Year"
Various shots of leading politicians and prospective senators campaigning, voters at polling stations, Republican and Democrat HQ counting the seats.
Documentary covering the decisions surrounding the dropping of the first Atomic bomb on Hiroshima
Documentary about Sir Anthony Eden - Conservative Foreign Minister and Prime Minister
Inauguration of JFK in Washington, USA.
Display of US planes for Truman and Ike - An old aircraft hanger is blown up.
Ike hands over his position to Omar Bradley. He gives his views on war with Russia.
Montgomery meets the great and good of Washington on his visit to the States.
President Truman gets honorary degree from Kansas University + takes World Charter to congress.
Former US President Truman defends himself against charges of employing a Communist spy.
Republican Presidential candidate Dwight Eisenhower returns to Washington DC, America.
Eisenhower's arrival in Washington for military talks fuels rumours of his presidential hopes.
Foreign Aid conference held in Washington.
Funeral of General John Pershing at Arlington cemetery. Washington DC, America.
A look back at the work of General George Catlett Marshall (founder of The Marshall Plan)
Field Marshall Montgomery visits West Point Military academy in New York.
General Clay retires, Alger Hiss trial opens and war correspondents retrace D-Day landings.
Various shots of Harry Truman at a Masonic ceremony in St Louis and attending a vast banquet for Democratic National Chairman, William Boyle Jnr, in Kansas City.
Various shots of a distinguished group of ex-students receiving honorary degrees, including shots of Einstein, Truman, Eisenhower and Hoover.
Death of Sam Rayburn Speaker of the House of US Congress for 20 years.
Various shots of a rather fantastical display of sports represented by "seasonal tableaux".
President Truman attends Army Day in Chicago. America.
General Eisenhower visits President Truman on presidential yacht.
Various shots of a crowded ballroom where people have come for the former President Harry Truman's book signing of his first volume of memoirs.