John D Rockefeller Dies 1960

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    Title reads: "J D Rockefeller, Jr. - Philanthropist". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    United States of America (USA). Wealthy American philanthropist John D Rockefeller Jnr. dies aged 86.

    Flashback shots. CU John D. Rockefeller Jnr. Various shots of Rockefeller receiving and Honorary Degree. MS Pan with Rockefeller walking through children's playground. MS and CU of Rockefeller with his five sons including Governor Nelson Rockefeller of New York.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 12/05/1960.

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    British Pathé
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    01:48:07:00 / 01:48:43:00
    UN 3344 J
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    UN 3344 J
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