• Short Summary

    American Peace Envoy visits Paris and England.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mr Sumner Welles' European Tour".

    Paris, France and England

    VS of Sumner Welles with French President Albert Lebrun and Premier Edouard Daladier at the Elysee Palace in Paris.

    MS 1930s Air France air liner coming to a halt on runway.

    MSs. of Mr. Welles being greeted by (Joe) Joseph P. Kennedy, American Ambassador at the airport in England.

    (N.B. Sumner was an American peace envoy sent to the French, British, Italian and German capitals to discuss the possibility of negotiations. A week later Daladier resigned as Premier.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1039.16
    Media URN:
    20641
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:48:00 / 01:20:22:00
    Canister:
    40/22

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