• Short Summary

    The World's Largest Atomic Submarine 'USS Triton' completes a round the world voyage.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Round The World With The 'Triton'." American voiceovered newsreel material.

    United States of America (USA).

    Aerial view, The World's Largest Atomic Submarine 'USS Triton' cruising on the surface near Delaware. LS Captain of the Triton climbing aboard a helicopter which hovers over the submarine. Shot of the White House, Washington DC, taken through side window of helicopter as it comes in to land. GV Main facade of the White House. MS American President Dwight D Eisenhower and Captain Edward L Beach. CU Ike decorating the Captain pan with Eisenhower as he crosses the rostrum and speaks with Mrs. Beach. CU Captain kissing Mrs Beach pan up to map of the world showing the voyage of the Triton. AV Triton cruising on surface. Various shots of Captain Beach in the control room of the Triton during the voyage. View through the periscope of the surface of the sea. CU Captain Beach looking through periscope. View of a small island through periscope. Two shots of crew members at their posts in submarine. LS Triton on the surface taken from another ship US flag, in foreground. Various shots of the welcome given to the Triton as she docks at New London, Connecticut with various shots of members of crew greeting their wives and families some with passionate kisses.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 12/05/1960.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:13:00 / 01:47:19:00
    UN 3344 H

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