• Short Summary

    PM Harold Macmillan visits Moscow University and meets Council Ministers at Kremlin.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MOSCOW - PREMIER'S BRAVE PEACE EFFORT".

    Moscow, Russia.

    General view exterior of Moscow University. Interior shots show Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and Foreign Secretary Selwyn Lloyd looking at exhibits around the University. Press photographers crowd for pictures. Academician Professor BV Petrovsky, Rector of Moscow State University, presents Macmillan with a 2-volume history of the University.

    General view of exterior of the Kremlin. Inside we see Macmillan shaking hands with Mr Anastas Mikoyan and First Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers Andrei Gromyko. Lloyd shakes hands with Premier Nikita Kruschev and Mr Mikoyan. Kruschev asks Macmillan to shake hands for benefit of the photographers and they do so.

    Various shots of the men seated at a table, talking. Macmillan looks rather glum. He gives a smile for the cameras then resumes state of glumness.

    Notes on file.

    Alternative spellings - Khrushchev, Krushchev, Khruschev.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1571.04
    Media URN:
    50421
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:56:00 / 01:04:53:00
    Canister:
    59/18

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