• Short Summary

    President Eisenhower inspects Colorado Springs Air Academy, USA.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) looks over Air Academy, Colorado Springs, United States of America (USA).

    Various travelling shots from car, passing sign "South Entrance Air Force Academy". Travelling shots as car enters Academy, passing cadets lined up. CU President Eisenhower. CU Memorial engraved with words: "Man's flight through life is sustained by the power of his knowledge". Cadets in mess hall. MS President Eisenhower making speech to cadets. Cadets in mess hall.

    Various shots of Mrs Mamie Eisenhower waiting at Lowry Field Airfield for her husband. MS Eisenhower kissing Mrs E. MS Eisenhower's son John and one of the grandchildren coming down plane steps. MS Mrs Eisenhower kissing her granddaughter and then kissing her son. MS Mrs E. walking towards President Eisenhower who is standing by car.

    Date on dope sheet is 18/05/1959.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2724.08
    Media URN:
    80336
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:36:00 / 01:33:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 3223 D

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment