Truman And Dewey Campaigning Aka The Candidates 1948

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    Truman and Dewey campaigning. Various locations in the United States of America.

    MS Name on board at Rock Island rail station. MS the Governor of New York Thomas Dewey shaking hands with crowds. MS Crowds listening to Dewey speaking. CU Dewey speaking from end of his train. MS Crowd listening. MS Dewey standing on end of his train. MS Crowd cheering. MS Dewey speaking at Drake University. "Tonight we enter upon a campaign to unite all America. On January 20 we will enter on a new era." MS Crowd cheering. LS Crowds listening to Truman at Denver. CU Truman speaking. LS Denver state capital with crowds.

    MS President Harry Truman speaking at Denver. CU Truman on speakers platform at San Francisco. MS Crowds cheering and waving. CU Truman at speakers position. CU Crowds. CU Truman and daughter wave to crowd. CU Barkley Truman and daughter Margaret. MS Train leaving Washington. MS Truman arriving by car at Dexter Iowa. CU Truman speaking to gathering of farmers. "I'm not asking you just to vote for me, Vote for yourselves, Vote for your farms, vote for the standard of living you have won under a Democratic administration, Get out there on election day and vote for your future.

    MS Truman on rostrum waves to crowd and steps from rostrum. MS Dewey and wife on end of train. At Albany. MS Bunch of flowers being handed to Mrs. Dewey. CU Dewey and wife with flowers. CU Badge with Dewey Victory Special. MS Train pulling out with crowd cheering. MS President Truman driving through Canden ? New Jersey. LS Convention Hall, Philadelphia. LS Elevated of speakers on stage. LS Convention Hall. MS Truman on speakers. platform.

    Cataloguer's note: Cuts 48/86. Item appears to be an amalgamation of several American newsreels items.

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    British Pathé
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    01:44:09:00 / 01:46:38:00
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    UN 2020 A
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