• Short Summary

    President John F. Kennedy and his family watch display by the Scottish Black Watch. USA.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Black Watch at White House.

    Washington. America (USA).

    L/S as President John F. Kennedy walks across lawn with wife Jackie. M/S as Jackie shakes hands with the Commanding Officer of the Scottish Black Watch Major Wingate Gray. L/S as they continue across lawn. L/S White House. L/S of John and Jackie on balcony at White House with their children John Junior and Caroline. M/S John with the children, M/S as John Jnr. walks to Major Wingate Gray, shakes hands and bows to him. Caroline jumps from her father's knee, shakes hands with Major Wingate Gray, and curtsies. She then tries to climb back on her father's knee but slips, she manages eventually to get back on. M/S of the family on the balcony. Various shots as the Black Watch march and play instruments on the lawn whilst the family watch from the balcony. Good shots of the family together.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1780.03
    Media URN:
    54942
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:53:00 / 01:04:02:00
    Canister:
    63/93

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