• Short Summary

    King and Queen of Afghanistan visit President Kennedy in White House.

  • Description

    Washington D. C., United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Camera on the President - Greets Afghan King'.

    GV White House with a Guard of Honour and official reception party on lawn. SLV American Army helicopter landing on lawn. MS Line of flags. MS American President John F Kennedy receiving King Mohammed Zahir Shah and Queen Homaira. MS Section of crowd watching, umbrellas up as it is drizzling. MS The group pose for cameras. The President Kennedy and his sister Mrs Sergeant Shriver and the two visitors. SV Guard of Honour. MS The party walking across lawn of White House. MS In the drizzle, the President makes welcome speech and King Shah replies, US Secretary of State Dean Rusk standing in background.

    (Comb. F/G.)

    Date found in the old record - 09/09/1963.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2675.16
    Media URN:
    79437
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:26:00 / 01:44:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 3789 E

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