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  • Short Summary

    Nikita Khruschev and entourage travel through American countryside by train.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Secretary of Soviet Communist Party Nikita Khruschev en route for San Francisco, United States of America (USA). 1959?

    LS views of American countryside from a travelling train. CUs of Khruschev smiling whilst being interviewed on train. LS cameramen in railway compartment. LS crowd at station as train passes through. LS, from travelling train, of the Lockheed aircraft factory. Various shots of crowds awaiting Khruschev's arrival. MS Khruschev passing along interior of train. LS, from travelling train of, American countryside. LS train passing the Vandenburg Air Force Ballistic Missile Range. Various shots of crowds in the village of San Nuis Obispo. LS scenes of confusion as train draws in. CU Khruschev smiling as he acknowledges cheers from inside of train. LS train rounding bend. LS views from travelling train of American countryside. Police awaiting arrival. MS cars leaving station.

    Cataloguers Note: Spelling Variations - Vandenburg or Vandenberg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2744.18
    Media URN:
    80819
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:09:00 / 01:38:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 3263 C

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