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    Gettysburg & Washington, United States of America USA.

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    LS. GV. Crowds outside Gettysburg College. LS. Eisenhower down steps with Republican leaders. MS. Photographers. CU. President Eisenhower and William F Knowland. MS. Reporters writing in note-books. LS. Eisenhower, surrounded by people, leaves the college. MS. Knowland and Martin at microphones. CU. Knowland speaks: He states that President Eisenhower will stand again for the Presidency and going by the terrific reception this statement had, he feels sure Eisenhower will be elected again. LS. Vice-President and Mrs Richard Nixon descending steps from plane (in Washington.) MS. Nixon being greeted by John Foster Dulles. CU. Mrs. Nixon smiling. MS. Nixon shaking hands with Republican National Chairman Leonard Hall. MS. Nixon and Dulles leave airport together. GV. inside stadium showing the Eisenhower "Bandwaggon" together with barrage balloons with Ike painted on them. CU. Girl painting on side of balloon. LS. An Eisenhower campaign truck travelling along. LS. The Eisenhower 'Bandwaggon' Various shots, of girls with balloons with "Let's back Ike" written on them, and girl holding umbrella with "Ike" written all over it. Various shots, campaign trucks in centre of arena.


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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:54:00 / 01:21:32:00
    UN 2865 C
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    UN 2865 C
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    picks Retro Campaigns The Presidents Richard Nixon Richard Nixon
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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