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    Eleanor Roosevelt visits Red Cross and UNRRA organisations in Germany.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Eleanor Roosevelt visits Red Cross and UNRRA (United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration) organisations in Germany.

    Travelling shot down road in Frankfurt, showing ruined buildings. Various shots as Mrs Roosevelt speaks to young women who are reporters from German newspapers authorised in US zone. M/S Mrs Roosevelt getting out of car at camp of Zeilsheim. M/S memorial to Jewish victims. Various shots people standing around. They crowd around as Mrs Roosevelt walks through, C/U Mrs Roosevelt, she goes into hut.

    Various shots as she speaks to people in the infirmary. M/S as she walks around the camp. M/S of the memorial, M/S Mrs Roosevelt. M/S people. L/S crowd around memorial. M/S as she walks along through crowds. M/S children in school standing as she walks in. M/S soldiers watching children. M/S outside school. M/S children holding hands with adults as they walk down the street.

    C/U sign at Frankfurt airport, pan to her plane arriving. M/S as she gets off. C/U Mrs Roosevelt. Various shots as cars drive off. Various shots ruined buildings in Frankfurt as car drives past. Travelling shots from cars. Various shots of the ruins. M/S cars driving through streets. M/S band playing. M/S Mrs Roosevelt in the middle. M/S people applauding. M/S row of little girls. Various shots shots as she walks through town.

    Various shots people at Zeilsheim as Mrs Roosevelt walks through. Various shots at the camp. C/U sign 'Zeilsheim Assembly Centre'. L/S memorial with crowds around it. M/S as Mrs Roosevelt gets in car. M/S as cars drive through crowds. M/S American flag. C/U memorial.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:09:19:00
    UN 1335 D

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