• Short Summary

    Former President Hoover dedicates his library on his 88th Birthday in Iowa.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Hoover At 88 - Former President Visits Birthplace". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    West Branch, Iowa, United States Of America (USA).

    MV Banner across road reading 'Happy Birthday Mr Hoover'. VS Crowds gather at West Branch, Iowa. VS Inside a library and museum which has been dedicated to Former President Mr Herbert Hoover for his 88th birthday. GV A small cottage in which Mr Hoover was born. VS Former President Harry Truman and Admiral Lewis Strauss arrive with Herbert Hoover, after a few words from each of them to the crowd. Mr Hoover receives the Distinguished Service Award of the Iowa Engineering Society and a honorary degree.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 16/08/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3072.17
    Media URN:
    87164
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:28:00 / 01:32:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 3657 B

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