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    De Gaulle in Bolivia meets Estenssoro and Alessandri in Chile and visits places of note.

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    Bolivia and Chile.

    Documentation on file.

    Aerial view flying over Andes. GV. The Caravelle taxiing in. MS. De Gaulle being greeted by President Paz Estenssoro at the Bolivia airport at Cochabamba. VS. De Gaulle in open car waving to thousands of people as he makes his way with the motorcade through streets. VS. Crowds waiting at the Town Hall and some of the crowd have fire arms. VS. De Gaulle in massed crowds. VS. De Gaulle addressing the massed crowds from the balcony of the Town Hall. VS. Dancers in fancy dress perform for the President in the square. LS. Of the Eiffel Tower in Chile. VS. De Gaulle's drive through Chile and arriving at quay. VS. De Gaulle climbs aboard small barge, it makes its way out to sea. VS. De Gaulle arrives at the Naval ship Colbert. VS. Around what will be De Gaulle's suite on the Colbert. LS. Colbert. Aerial view of large city of Valparaiso. VS. President and Mme. de Gaulle disembarking at Valparaiso. MS. De Gaulle inspects Guard of Honour. VS. De Gaulle at Arturo Prat Monument for ceremony. VS. De Gaulle's arrival in Santiago. VS. In the Modena Palace De Gaulle meets President Alessandri who presents medal to De Gaulle. VS. President and Mme, De Gaulle visit the French school in Santiago and are surrounded by youngsters. VS. At the Statue of Bernard O'Higgins the President is presented with replica of O'Higgins sword. VS. The two Presidents de Gaulle and Alessandri being acclaimed in large stadium by the army and the people.


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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:30:00 / 01:25:16:00
    UN 3941 A

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