• Short Summary

    President Elect Eisenhower travels to the White House to meet President Harry Truman.

  • Description

    Washington D.C., United States of America.

    SV. President Elect Dwight David Eisenhower standing in car waving. Back view, Ike drives under 'Welcome' banner. Travel shot of crowd. SV. Travel shot: Ike waving to crowds from car. LV. Crowds outside White House. SV. Towards and pan Ike driving into White House. SV. Crowd. Top view, Ike out of car surrounded by pressmen. CU. Ike smiling. SV. Pressmen. SV. Ike entering White House. Top view: Pressmen and others surging round Ike as he enters. CU. Ike and Senator Cabot Lodge. SV Pressmen outside. SCU. Ike getting into car. SV. Pressmen. CU. Ike waving from car. SV. Towards Ike's car driving away from White House. SV. Kid waving. LV. Band on aerodrome. SV. Ike shaking hands with General Omar Bradley (Chief of US army) and chatting. SCU. Mrs Mamie Eisenhower and grandchildren. SV. crowd waving. SV. Pan Ike running to plane. SV. Crowd waving. LV. Ike waving, turns and boards plane.

    (F.G.) (Orig."N")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:10:00 / 01:26:35:00

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