• Short Summary

    Footage of Nikita Khrushchev arriving in New York in the United States of America.

  • Description

    K. Among the Pigeons ! New York in the United States of America.

    L/S Manhattan sky line. L/S Pier No 73 where the Baltika is about to dock. L/S Crowds holding banners condemning Russian President Nikita Khrushchev. L/S The 'Baltika' docking on pier many officials and press men are on the pier. C/U The name of side of ship. L/S Khrushchev waving from the ship. C/U pressmen. L/S Khrushchev descending gangplank. L/S Khrushchev in front of mikes surrounded by Pressmen officials and his body guards. C/U reporter writing. L/S Khrushchev being escorted along the pier by his guard and police who have formed a cordon around him.

    L/S A Swiss Air plane at one of New York's Airports. C/U Antonin Novotny President of Czechoslovakia making speech at airport. L/S Press Photographers. C/U Wladislaw Gomulka Poland's President making speech at Airport. L/S People assembling at airport for the arrival of Castro. L/S Crowds holding banners of good will about Castro. C/U A cardboard Effigy of Castro. M/S Castro walking through crowd to microphone's and he waves he is smiling. M/S People waving Cuban paper flags. M/S Fidel Castro walking through crowds at the airport. M/S Demonstrators walking past camera holding banners denouncing Khrushchev and Russian. L/S Pan down United Nations building.

    Cataloguer's note: For search purposes, Kruschev, Krushchev

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:29:00 / 01:58:42:00

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