• Short Summary

    President Eisenhower inaugurates building of Lincoln Center + at World Trade Fair.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    President Dwight Eisenhower's (Ike) big day in town, New York, United States of America (USA).

    High angled shot of area that has been cleared for building of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, crowds have assembled for Ike's inauguration of the centre. LS Eisenhower waving from stand. CU plan of new centre. MS Eisenhower being handed spade which he uses to dig first clod of earth. LS crowd.

    Various shots Eisenhower arriving at World Trade Fair at New York Coliseum, he looks at exhibits from various countries. Representatives from Cuba present the President with a gift of Cuban cigars. LS Eisenhower and delegates on escalator, Eisenhower waving.

    Date on dope sheet is 14/05/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2724.02
    Media URN:
    80330
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:21:00 / 01:12:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 3222 B

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