• Short Summary

    King Paul and Queen Frederika of Greece visit USA and meet President Eisenhower.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Greek Royalty arrives in New York, United States of America (USA).

    LS King Paul and Queen Frederika at microphone. CU King speaking (natural sound):

    "I am extremely grateful that the President has given us the opportunity of coming over and thanking the American people for all they've done for us personally".

    CU King and Queen smiling. MS Queen speaking says:

    "I am very excited to be here today. My husband has always talked so much about you, made a lot of propaganda for you, and I'm delighted to come and see for myself and to be with him on this trip".

    Washington, DC.

    Various shots of the royal couple in the car on its way to the White House. President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) and Mrs. Eisenhower waiting on steps of White House. LS Eisenhower greeting King. LS all four posing on steps.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:53:00 / 01:47:08:00
    UN 2565 C

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