• Short Summary

    President Elect John F. Kennedy is busy preparing to move to White House.

  • Description

    Washington D.C. & New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Busy Hours with the President - Elect'.

    LS. Troops lining the drive to the White House. Several shots as President Elect John F. Kennedy walks up steps of White House and is greeted by President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike). They shake hands and then pose for photographers. CU. Photographers. MS. President Eisenhower and President Elect Kennedy seated at desk talking. CU. Pan from the President Eisenhower to President Elect Kennedy. MS. Eisenhower and Kennedy seated at desk looking at camera. LS. Pressmen waiting outside another entrance of the White House for Kennedy to appear. Various shots as Kennedy emerges and of him in front of microphone where he is questioned by reporters. He is asked about further meetings. He answers the questions - natural sound. He talks about the transition of power.

    LS. The Carlyle Hotel in New York. MS. Dag Hammarskjold leaves his car and enters hotel to have breakfast with Kennedy. Interior shots as President Elect Kennedy and Dag Hammarskjold, General Secretary of the United Nations Organisation (UNO) posing for photographers. CU. Photographers. Various shots of President Kennedy and new Secretary of the Interior, Stewart L. Udall of Arizona - they pose for photographers. Presidents Kennedy talking - President Eisenhower has been most co-operative and helpful and that is always willing to give his advice and to see Kennedy at any time.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 08/12/1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2798.10
    Media URN:
    82114
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:33:00 / 01:31:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 3434 E

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