• Short Summary

    Furniture is moved back into the White House after building renovations.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel titles read: 'REBUILT WHITE HOUSE READY FOR TRUMANS'.

    Washington DC, United States of America.

    L/S of the White House. Various shots of removal men taking furniture out of a van and taking it inside the White House after renovations. Exterior shots of curtains being arranged in windows. Elevated L/S of the White House. L/S of glassed-in penthouse / solarium, built above the South Portico. Aerial view of Washington with the White House prominent in the foreground.

    Commentator says "The big question facing America is 'who'll be living here in 1953?'".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2591.13
    Media URN:
    70529
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:23:00 / 01:39:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 2432 F

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