Pope Pius XII receives Diplomatic Corps on his birthday. St. Peter's, Vatican. Italy.
Unissued / Unused material.
Pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli) receives Diplomatic Corps on his birthday. St. Peter's, Vatican, Rome, Italy.
MS St. Peter's. LS Pope's balcony. LS Diplomatic Corps entering. MS Pope on throne. MS as he performs blessing. LS diplomatic corps kneeling.
Good shots of the Pope shaking hands with members of Corps. Various shots Swiss Guards. Various shots as Pope inspects the gift of 49 volumes.