• Short Summary

    John F Kennedy has just been nominated Democratic Presidential nominee. Celebrations and speech

  • Description

    Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    JOHN F KENNEDY IS DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE

    Various shots, massed crowds carrying banners with pictures of Senator Lyndon Johnson of Texas. LS.MS. Minnesota Governor Orville Freeman places in nomination Massachusetts Senator, John F Kennedy. Various shots, crowd going wild, carrying banners with Kennedy's picture, balloons being released, etc. LS. Governor Blair of Missouri nominating Senator Symington. Various shots, crowd with banners of Symington. LS.MS. Senator Eugene McCarthy of Minnesota nominates Adlai Stevenson. Two shots, crowd goes wild waving banners of Stevenson, etc. MS. Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt (wife of Late US President) waving to crowds. Various shots proceedings in progress. LS. Section of crowd cheering and waving as Massachusetts votes for John F Kennedy. Various shots as New York and Pennsylvania vote, both for Kennedy. Various shots as the crowds go wild as Wyoming comes in with the last vote, for Kennedy, making it a majority. Various as John S. Kennedy arrives and attempts to make his way to the dais. Various shots as Senator Kennedy comes to the dais. MS. Senator John Kennedy speaking. LS. Senator John Kennedy on dais, with his wife on his right.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2968.02
    Media URN:
    85273
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:45:00 / 01:14:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 3379 B

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