• Short Summary

    Eisenhower at press conference after a U2 spy plane is brought down over the Soviet Union.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "President Defends Spying. "No One Wants Another Pearl Harbor" (sic). American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    VS of Ike giving press conference in the White House after an American U2 spy plane is brought down over the Soviet Union. CU President Dwight D Eisenhower speaks in defence of his policy on sending aircraft over Russia because Russia is capable of secret preparation for war.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 12/05/1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2954.30
    Media URN:
    84920
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:48:00 / 01:50:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 3345 A

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