• Short Summary

    President Eisenhower talks about nuclear tests while one takes place in Nevada.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Ike Predicts 'Clean' A Bombs". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    United States of America (USA).

    White House, Washington DC.

    VS of President Dwight D Eisenhower giving press conference about nuclear testing. He talks about reducing the fallout from atomic explosions and the need for further testing.

    Frenchman's Flats, Nevada.

    VS of planes on airfield with mushroom cloud of nuclear explosion growing in the background. LS of cloud rising. A plane takes off to check for radioactivity. VS of plane landing and samples being removed.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 27/06/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2878.15
    Media URN:
    83387
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:51:00 / 01:23:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 2978 C

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