• Short Summary

    America's First Ambassador to Eire presents his credentials to President O'Kelly.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "President Meets US Ambassador".

    Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    SV Procession of cars arriving at Aras an Eachtarain. CU Eireann and American flags flying from car. SV Mr George A Garrett, the American Ambassador alighting from car, preceded by Mr FH Boland, Secretary. They stand on portico before entering. LV Guard of honour. SV Garrett and Boland enter building. SV Pan ADCs arriving. SV ADCs arriving.

    LV Garrett and ADCs entering reception room. President Sean O'Kelly and Prime Minister Costello and Sean MacBride, Minister of External Affairs standing ready for ceremony. SV Sean O'Kelly, Mr Costello and Mr Sean MacBride. MV Garrett hands credentials to O'Kelly who walks back to the ranks and passes credentials. to aide, who hands him speech copy. CU Garrett listening. CU Colonel Lunde with Irish ADC looking on. MV O'Kelly and Garrett walk forward and shake hands. CU MacBride and Costello. CU Garrett walking to O'Kelly. CU Garrett. CU O'Kelly. SV Uniformed aides-de-camp. CU Costello talking to Garrett and O'Kelly pan to MacBride. SV Uniformed ADCs.

    MV Guard of Honour presenting arms pan to Garrett doffing hat as national anthem is played. MV Garrett salutes. MV Guard of Honour of 2nd Infantry Battalion, presenting arms. SV Garrett walks forward and inspects guard of honour. He turns into second line. CU Pan Garrett inspecting guard of honour.

    LV Car draws up to take Garrett back to Embassy. SV Pan car driving away.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:18:00 / 01:09:03:00
    50/33 (Special For Ireland)

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