• Short Summary

    President Eisenhower spends the weekend playing golf at his Gettysburg farmstead.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Presidential Week-end". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America (USA).

    Air to air shot of twin-engine plane. Aero Commander. AV Gettysburg farm. GV of twin-engined plane taxiing in. CUs of President Dwight D Eisenhower walking from plane - Ike has piloted the plane on part of the journey to his Gettysburg farm himself.

    Various shots of Ike and his son Major John Eisenhower putting on golf shoes before going out to play a weekend round of golf. Photographers take pictures as Ike warms up with practice swings. MS group of boys watching. MS Ike's golf swing. VS of Ike and son playing golf.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 26/08/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2890.07
    Media URN:
    83621
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:16:00 / 01:17:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2998 G

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