• Short Summary

    Joseph P Kennedy, new US Ambassador to England, says a few words to camera on taking up his new post.

  • Description

    London.

    In the grounds of the United States Embassy (?) we see the new US Ambassador, Joseph P Kennedy, speaking to camera. Commentator introduces him as a great personal friend of President Roosevelt. He says he is looking forward with great anticipation to taking up his duties here and to renewing old acquaintances. When asked about his family of 9, he says he is bringing them over from America in instalments.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    947.42
    Media URN:
    15876
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:16:00 / 01:38:52:00
    Canister:
    38/18

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