• Short Summary

    King and Duke of Kent greet new US ambassador, John G Winant.

  • Description

    Title reads: "New US Ambassador in Britain".

    Unidentified aerodrome.

    M/S of new ambassador, John G Winant, walking down steps of Royal Dutch airlines aeroplane. Duke of Kent (Prince George) steps forward to shake Winant's hand. C/U of Winant. Natural sound. Winant gives a speech say how there's no place he'd rather be than England. The Duke and Winant walk across tarmac.

    London.

    M/S of Winant getting out of train carriage, King George VI steps forward to shake his hand. The King then shakes the hand of his brother, the Duke. The 3 men chat. M/S of King and Winant walking towards a waiting car.

    C/U of Winant sitting at a desk in an office.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1101.31
    Media URN:
    38446
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:31:00 / 01:43:33:00
    Canister:
    41/19

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