• Short Summary

    PACIFIST AND ANTI-NUCLEAR DEMONSTRATORS STAGED A BIG PROTEST A THE COMMISSIONING OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY'S LATEST NUCLEAR SUBMARINE -- THE ETHAN ALLEN -- AT GROTON, CONNECTICUT, AUGUST 8.

  • Description

    PACIFIST AND ANTI-NUCLEAR DEMONSTRATORS STAGED A BIG PROTEST A THE COMMISSIONING OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY'S LATEST NUCLEAR SUBMARINE -- THE ETHAN ALLEN -- AT GROTON, CONNECTICUT, AUGUST 8. DURING THE COMMISSIONING CEREMONY, DEMONSTRATORS IN SMALL BOATS BEARING PLACARDS OPPOSING BOTH U.S. AND SOVIET NUCLEAR WEAPONS, TRIED TO APPROACH THE SUBMARINE BUT SAILORS WARDED THEM OFF.

    THE ETHAN ALLEN, FIRST IN A NEW CLASS OF FLEET BALLISTIC MISSILE SUBMARINES, IS EQUIPPED WITH A MIDSHIPS COMPARTMENT FOR 16 POLARIS MISSILES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA190YRJD5MXJKWDC1GCJQIBU9Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA190YRJD5MXJKWDC1GCJQIBU9Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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