• Short Summary

    Representatives from USA and Soviet Union on their way to United Nations talks.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Mrs FDR here for UNO talks".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots (at night) of Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt (wife of Franklin D Roosevelt), Senator Tom Connelly, Senator Arthur Vanderburg and Edward Stettinius (permanent head of American UNO representatives). They are departing for London and United Nations Organisation talks. We see them go up gangway.

    Northolt, Greater London.

    Various shots of Soviet Ambassador Gusev getting off aeroplane at Northolt aerodrome followed by Professor Krylov. Gusev is greeted with a kiss from his young daughter.

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    L/S of ocean liner "Queen Elizabeth" being towed by tugs into Southampton. M/S of Mrs Roosevelt, Connelly, Vanderburg and Stettinius with Mayor and Mayoress of Southampton walking on deck of ship. M/S of Mrs. Roosevelt smiling and shaking hands with Mayor. Mrs. Roosevelt gives speech expressing the hopes of UNO to maintain world peace. Mrs Roosevelt wears mourning clothes for her late husband.

    Note: alternative spellings of Connally and Connolly.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1372.18
    Media URN:
    44945
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:19:00 / 01:22:26:00
    Canister:
    46/3

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