• Short Summary

    Margaret Truman, daughter of President, christens new Stratocruiser aeroplane.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Margaret Truman (daughter of President Harry Truman) christens Stratocruiser "America" at National Airport, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    LS clipper aeroplane "America" in hanger - 75 seater Stratocruiser (Commercial Model of B-50 Bomber.) LS audience clapping Margaret Truman as she prepares to speak. MS Margaret Truman preparing to christen Stratocruiser from rostrum. MS Margaret Truman christens Stratocruiser by smashing champagne bottle over plane. LS audience. MS Margaret Truman. LS clipper. LS "America" clipper flying over Washington by the White House.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2262.17
    Media URN:
    65144
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:29:00 / 01:32:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 2078 K

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