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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of President Eisenhower's visit to Rome.

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    Unissued / unused material -

    Rome, Italy.

    Various shots of Eisenhower standing in open car, with motorcade escort. CU Cheering crowd. GV Eisenhower standing up in open car, he raises hat to crowd. GVs of crowds in San Damaso Courtyard. MS Roof of building, showing carved figures.

    CU American flag flying. Ground to air of helicopter in flight. LS Helicopter on ground. LS American President Dwight D Eisenhower walking towards plane. CU Cameramen. LS Eisenhower climbing aboard plane.

    CU Papal Portrait, hanging on wall. Various shots of Ike inside the Vatican, and his private audience with Pope John XXIII. CU Papal Guards. Various shots of Pres. Eisenhower walking along courtyard.

    Ground to air shot of plane. VS Plane taxiing in. LS Pres. Eisenhower alighting from aircraft - various shots. CU Soldiers saluting. Various shots of Pres. Eisenhower inspecting guard of honour. CU Cameramen. LS Pres. Eisenhower, umbrella being held over him, walking towards waiting car. Various shots of Pres. Eisenhower's drive.

    CU Guard of Honour. MS Cuirassier Guards, passing camera. LS Monument dedicated to Italy's first King Victor Emmanuel II. MS Wreath being carried by Cuirassier Guards. LS Crowds standing in rain. LS Pres. Eisenhower inspecting Guard of Honour. Various shots of Eisenhower climbing steps, to pay tribute to monument. Two CUs of wreaths. LS Pres. Eisenhower descending steps.

    (Dupe Neg.) Old record suggests that this material dates from around 07/12/1959.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:57:00 / 01:44:09:00
    UN 3286 D

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