• Short Summary

    Lyndon Johnson gives new Presidential Medals to Robert Kennedy and others.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Freedom Medals Presented; Highest Civilian Award". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    White House, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    CU of the new Presidential Medal of Freedom. VS at ceremony in which President Lyndon Baines Johnson presents medals to various people including singer Marian Anderson, Peace Corps. member Genevieve Caulfield, trades union leader AFL-CIO President George Meany and Attorney General Robert Kennedy who accepts a posthumous medal for his brother the late President John F Kennedy.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 11/12/1963.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3094.01
    Media URN:
    87474
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:00:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3839 C

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