Truman Signs Document 1940-1949

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations maybe unclear or unknown. 1948?

    United States of America (USA) ?

    Various shots President Harry Truman signing document, a group of men stand around him (American politicians). Cameramen film him and press photographers take pictures. It looks like they are in the Oval office of White House in Washington DC. After signing Truman chats to men and gives out pens. Various C/Us of document - it is dated April 1948 and appears to be about US foreign policy.

    Various shots Truman walking out of old house, he passes group of people in period costume. Truman gets in to open-topped car and is driven passed crowds.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    64925
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2242.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:36:00 / 01:27:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 2043 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 2043 H
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