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  • Short Summary

    Herbert Hoover visits ruins of Warsaw.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Herbert Hoover in Warsaw, Poland.

    Various shots large Second World War bomb sites. Various shots shacks in slums where people now live. Various C/Us women and children - look very poor. Various shots Hoover being showed around - he looks at a fountain named after him following World War 1, wrecked buildings and the ruins of the old city (possibly the former ghetto).

    Date given on old record is 16/04/1946. According to dope sheet Hoover is in Poland to get first hand information on the food situation there.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2303.03
    Media URN:
    65747
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:45:00 / 01:07:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 1382 C

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