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  • Short Summary

    General Eisenhower's night time arrival in Rome. Airfield scenes.

  • Description

    Ciampino Airfield, Rome, Italy

    GENERAL EISENHOWER'S VISIT TO ITALY - ARRIVAL.

    MS. Night shot of 'plane on airfield. LS. Gangway being put into position by 'plane. LS. General Dwight (Ike) Eisenhower (ex-president of Columbia University, C-in-C Western Armies and later 34th US President) walking down gangway and being greeted. LS. Eisenhower walking towards, accompanied by Signor Pacciardi, Italian Minister of Defence, and American Ambassador to Italy, J.C. Dunn, and others. LS Eisenhower shaking hands with Italian generals, Trezzani, Aimone Cat, and Admiral Ferreri. LMS.LS. Elevated shot Eisenhower shaking hands with personalities. MS Eisenhower chatting with Mr Dayton, E.C.A. Chief in Italy and posing for camera. MS Elevated pan along Aeronautics Police presenting arms. MS Towards Eisenhower and others walking down steps to car. MS Car driving off.

    (Mute.F.G.)

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    Film ID:
    2543.19
    Media URN:
    68419
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:41:00 / 01:40:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2332 A

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