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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Margaret Truman (daughter of President Harry Truman) christens Stratocruiser "America" at National Airport, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    LS clipper aeroplane "America" in hanger - 75 seater Stratocruiser (Commercial Model of B-50 Bomber.) LS audience clapping Margaret Truman as she prepares to speak. MS Margaret Truman preparing to christen Stratocruiser from rostrum. MS Margaret Truman christens Stratocruiser by smashing champagne bottle over plane. LS audience. MS Margaret Truman. LS clipper. LS "America" clipper flying over Washington by the White House.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    65144
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2262.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:29:00 / 01:32:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 2078 K
    Sort Number:
    UN 2078 K
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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