• Short Summary

    30,000th refugee arrives in America under 1953 Relief Act.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "30,000th Refugee Arrives Under 1953 Relief Act". American voiceovered newsreel item.

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various emotional shots of refugees from communism and their reactions to sighting the Statue of Liberty from the decks of their ship. The refugees go from the very young to very old.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 18/07/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2690.02
    Media URN:
    79763
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:20:00 / 01:07:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 2755 B

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