• Short Summary

    American Wendell Willkie arrives in England by airplane as a personal representative of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and gives two speaches, one upon arrival and a later press interview, in addition to a brief conversatiion with England's Minister of Information Duff Cooper

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Mr. Willkie Greets Us With a Smile

    ENGLAND: Various:
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    American Wilbur Willkie arrives in England by airlplane in his role as American Ambassador and gives two speaches, one upon arrival and a later press interview including a brief conversatiion with Duff Cooper

    DUFF COOPER (& Wife) Speaks to Willkie at M.O.I.

    HOME GUARD (formerly known as L.D.V). Inspected by Wilkie

    MONCKTON, SIR Walter W. Willkie at M.O.I.

    WILKIE, Wendell. At M.O.I..answers Press..inspects Home Guard..talks to Duff Cooper.

    Wendell Lewis Willkie, Alfred Duff Cooper, 1st Viscount Norwich, Walter Turner Monckton, 1st Viscount Monckton of Brenchley, MofI, Ministry of Information, Douglas DC-3, Lend Lease, isolationism, Home Guard, HG, news, premier, Prime Minister Winston Churchill
    Background: American Wendell Willkie arrives in England by airplane as a personal representative of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and gives two speaches, one upon arrival and a later press interview, in addition to a brief conversatiion with England's Minister of Information Duff Cooper

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3CSZVCBR0C77JYN7ERJ7A80OP
    Media URN:
    VLVA3CSZVCBR0C77JYN7ERJ7A80OP
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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