• Short Summary

    Five children orphaned by the war in Europe (two from Britain and the others from Belgium and Italy) arrive in New York to meet their new parents.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. welcomes European war orphans

    USA: New York: New York City:
    EXT
    European orphans and their adopted parents wave from steps of airplane
    Close ups of the five orphaned children
    Mary Pickford (Actress) welcomes her adopted foster child (a ten year old from Belgium)
    Various of other parents with their adopted children

    Displaced Persons; Civilians; United States of America; Children
    Background: Five children orphaned by the war in Europe (two from Britain and the others from Belgium and Italy) arrive in New York to meet their new parents. Actress Mary Pickford is among the foster parents greeting their new adopted children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3JEIPOR107Y8N085GIN75RM8K
    Media URN:
    VLVA3JEIPOR107Y8N085GIN75RM8K
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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