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  • Short Summary

    Khruschev gives speech about Capitalism and Communist + with President Eisenhower.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Secretary of Soviet Communist Party Nikita Khruschev speaks at press club and entertains Eisenhowers at Russian Embassy, United States of America (USA). 1959?

    Sound starts at 01:46:19 and is intermittent.

    LS crowd of press photographers, reporters and cameramen. Various shots of Khruschev arriving at National Press Club and speaking into microphones and answering questions (natural sound). Precis of speech: Khruschev says that his only intention in coming to America is to strengthen peace and bring about improvement in relations between the two countries. In the struggle between Capitalism and Communism, he says he thinks Communism will win but accepts people want to live under both systems.

    LS Russian / Soviet Embassy at night. MS Khruschev and Mrs. Mamie Eisenhower entering Embassy. CUs of Khruschev and wife with President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) and wife, the Major John Eisenhower and his wife.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2744.20
    Media URN:
    80821
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:45:00 / 01:51:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 3264 A

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