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  • Short Summary

    General Dwight Eisenhower receives Freedom of City of Edinburgh. Scotland.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    American General Dwight Eisenhower in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Various shots General Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) making speech to dignitaries in Usher hall as he receives Freedom of the City, (lip movement only). CU Eisenhower's son (?). Pan across dignitaries. MS Provost Sir John Falconer making speech, pan to Eisenhower and his wife. Pan across dignitaries in hall.

    Various shots Edinburgh. MS as Eisenhower gets out of car and goes into hall, dark shots. High angle LS of dinner. MS Eisenhower at table. MS soldiers presenting Arms. MS Eisenhower inspecting them. MS Eisenhower in hall wearing robe. MS of his wife. Various shots of ceremony (honorary degree?). MS as he lays big wreath on Scottish-American war memorial. LS city and people. LS memorial, pan to Eisenhower walking down to it. LS of the city.

    Cuts for 46/81.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:21:00 / 01:10:27:00
    UN 1581 C

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