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  • Short Summary

    Former President Dwight Eisenhower visits Wexford, Eire.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Former US President, General Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) in Wexford, Eire (Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    Various shots US army helicopter landing. Ike gets out of helicopter and is greeted by dignitaries, including local mayor. It is very bad weather - rainy and windy. Various shots Irish army guard of honour. People waiting in rain under statue. Cars arriving and Ike getting out, press photographers and reporters surround car. Various shots Ike inspecting guard of honour. Crowds waving flags. Eisenhower posing with local dignitaries and their families.

    Date on dope sheet is 23/08/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3074.06
    Media URN:
    87194
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:40:00 / 01:17:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 3660 B

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