• Short Summary

    Madame Chiang Kai Shek visits White House and addresses House of Representatives.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MME. CHIANG KAI SHEK IN U.S.A."

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

    Madame Chiang Kai Shek, wife of the leader of Chinese Army and President of China, poses with Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt, Wife of American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, outside the White House. Various shots of Madame Chiang as she addresses the House of Representatives in Washington. She says (natural sound): "We in China, like you in America, want a better world. Not for ourselves alone, but for all mankind, and we must have it". She then tells the Americans that they must go forward and win the war.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1079.07
    Media URN:
    37966
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:59:00 / 01:18:21:00
    Canister:
    43/24

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