• Short Summary

    Various shots of Richard Nixon and Foster Dulles meeting Burmese Premier U Nu on his arrival in Washington, U Nu meeting President Eisenhower and presenting gifts.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American Newsreel item. Title reads: "Burma's U Nu Sees Ike On Orient Issues".

    Washington DC, United States of America / USA

    MS Burmese Prime Minister U Nu talking with Secretary of State Foster Dulles and Senator Richard Nixon, Vice-President of the USA, at airport. Back view U Nu talking with Dulles and Nixon. MS U Nu inspecting Guard of Honour. MS U Nu seated in car leaving airport.

    CU U Nu with Dulles and President Dwight (Ike) Eisenhower at the White House, presenting a cheque of $5,000 to US President for the benefit of orphans of US servicemen killed in Burma Campaign of World War II. MS Cameraman. MS U Nu presenting Eisenhower with ornate silver dinner gong, which the President quickly tries out.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 04/07/1955. American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2686.15
    Media URN:
    79681
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:24:00 / 01:25:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 2747 L

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