• Short Summary

    Lord Halifax & Fred Vinson are amongst representatives to sign international peace agreement.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Bretton Woods Money Pact Signed".

    State Department, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    M/S of Lord Halifax, British Ambassador, signing Bretton Wood Monetary Agreement. He is one of the representatives from 28 countries signing pact. C/U of Fred Vinson, Secretary of the Treasury signing agreement on behalf of President Truman. Vinson then gives a speech establishing world peace. His speech forms sound track for rest of story. Various C/Us of other representatives signing. The names of their countries are superimposed over the shots. We see representatives from Belgium, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Greece and India.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1372.15
    Media URN:
    44942
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:30:00 / 01:18:38:00
    Canister:
    46/3

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