• Short Summary

    President Eisenhower speaks to press about retirement of Churchill.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Statement by President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) on retirement of Prime Minister Winston Churchill. Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of Eisenhower speaking to press outside the White House. Eisenhower speaks fondly of Churchill and remembers his great achievements (natural sound). Various shots of newsreel cameramen, sound recordists, reporters and photographers.

    Date on dope sheet is 12/04/1955.

    NB: sound quality is poor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2676.26
    Media URN:
    79468
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:54:00 / 01:59:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 2729 G

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