• Short Summary

    Footage of the San Francisco peace conference in the United States of America.

  • Description

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

    San Francisco Peace Conference - What Price Peace ?

    L/S of San Francisco skyline and the Golden Gate Bridge. Group shot of President Franklin D. Roosevelt sitting at his desk with members of his government.

    C/U of former US President Woodrow Wilson.

    M/S Haile Selassie attempts to speak at the League of Nations meeting, is stopped by whistles and boos (1935). Groups shots of Roosevelt sitting round table with several politicians including Vandenburg, Senator Connolly and Mr Edward Stettinius. M/S Franklin Roosevelt signs United Nations Declaration (1942). C/U the signatures on the United nations declaration document. L/S Exterior Dumbarton Oaks house where conference held (1944) C/U of brass door plate. L/S Dumbarton oaks conference sitting. (Paramount). C/U of Dumbarton Oaks documents, cover and contents, diagram illustrating proposals of 44 nations at the Dumbarton Oak Conference to prevent future conflicts. Various library shots of children crying in war torn Europe. Several shots of refugees, wounded soldier and burning buildings. L/S of San Francisco's war memorial opera house. M/S of grave of unknown soldier. L/Ss of skyline of San Francisco.

    Cataloguers Note: Spelling Variations - Vandenburg or Vandenberg

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:24:00 / 01:22:46:00
    UN 1418 A

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