• Short Summary

    Eisenhower speaks at US war veterans meeting followed by parade through Boston.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    General Dwight 'Ike' Eisenhower, American Army Chief of Staff, addresses the 47th Meeting of American Veterans of Foreign Wars in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

    Natural sound section - Eisenhower walks out onto platform, shakes hands with officials and waves his arm in acknowledgement of the loud applause. He speaks to the gathering, saying they will stand by the UNO. Several shots of veterans in the audience.

    Mute section - various shots show 25,000 veterans of the First and Second World War parading through the streets of Boston. Crowds line the streets. Brief shots of comic characters in the parade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2327.16
    Media URN:
    66015
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:54:00 / 01:51:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 1536 A

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