• Short Summary

    A group of women peace marchers numbering almost 2000 moved through Washington, D.C., 7 May?

  • Description


    LS Large group of women outside Capitol Building (US)
    0.04


    LS same walking away from building
    0.08


    ELS women marching in line
    0.11


    MCU same
    0.14


    CU women hold signs "HALT ARMS RACE."
    0.17


    LS women marching
    0.24


    MS women pass camera on march
    0.30


    LS woman on loudspeaker
    0.35


    CU loudspeaker
    0.36


    LS US Capitol
    0.43


    LS pan women marching toward Capitol Building
    0.44


    Assorted marching scenes, shot of the Capitol, women in groups, etc.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A group of women peace marchers numbering almost 2000 moved through Washington, D.C., 7 May 1963 demanding congressional support for a nuclear test ban treaty with Russia.The women, most of them from New York City, churned around the Capitol trying to find various congressmen who apparently found it the better part of valour to be discreetly missing.The group calls itself the WOMEN STRIKE FOR PEACE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAACRQVQD7ZYRRNKWXYA52DB6N9
    Media URN:
    VLVAACRQVQD7ZYRRNKWXYA52DB6N9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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