• Short Summary

    Various shots of Harry Truman at a Masonic ceremony in St Louis and attending a vast banquet for Democratic National Chairman, William Boyle Jnr, in Kansas City.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Full title reads: "Truman in Missouri" superimposed on Truman alighting from plane.

    St. Louis, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America / USA

    St. Louis.
    MS American President Harry Truman (a past Grand Master of the Missouri Lodge) in Masonic regalia of the freemasons, crossing his arms and shaking hands with the new Grand Master, James Bradford (screen left) and outgoing Grand Master, Harry Sunderland.
    MS. The President in a top hat, walking along street with others.

    Kansas City.
    LS. Interior of a vast banqueting hall, a dinner held in honour of William Boyle, Junior, Democratic National Chairman. MS. Boyle, the President and Vice President, Senator Alben Barkley shaking hands on platform. (2 shots). LS Banqueting hall. The commentary states: "The President calls for a hundred billion dollar rise in the national income to improve America's standard of living."

    Note: There is a full commentary. "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 05/10/1949.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2519.02
    Media URN:
    67981
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:41:00 / 01:01:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2183 F

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