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  • Short Summary

    Medals handed to Britons for conquering Everest at the White House

  • Description

    Washington, United States of America

    Man making speech at mike before presenting the Hubbard Medal of the National Geographical Society to Sir John Hunt and Sir Edmund Hillary. SV. Officials looking on. SV. Eisenhower holding Hubbard Medal and talking to Sir John Hunt. Hillary looking on. Sir John Hunt. SV. Eisenhower talking to Sir John Hunt and looking at Hubbard Medal. Hillary looking on, CU. Picture of Tiger Tensing SV. Eisenhower looking at picture of Tiger. Tensing held by Sir Edmund Hillary. Ike chats and walks away. CU. Two Hubbard Medals held by Sir Edmund Hillary. Pan up to Hillary. (F.G.)

    Note: HUNT, COL. SIR JOHN LEADER OF EVEREST EXPEDITION
    HILLARY, SIR EDMUND CONQUEROR OF MOUNT EVEREST

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2775.15
    Media URN:
    81611
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:45:00 / 01:31:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2594 A

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