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    Material relating to newsreel story 'Eisenhower Visits Korea' 52/100.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Eisenhower Visits Korea' - 52/100.

    Material for Newsreel Story - lots of extra shots.


    American President elect Dwight D Eisenhower arrives at military base with other officers. MV. Ike with General Mark Clark (United Nations Commander in Korea), General Van Fleet walk up steps and greet officers. CU. Mark Clark shaking hands with officers. MV General Omar Bradley Chief of the US Army walking up steps,he shakes hands with officers. Pan along line of troops. LV towards, Ike with Clark and Van Fleet in jeep. A South Korean soldier salutes the camera.

    SV. Ike disembarking and being greeted by Dr Syngman Rhee (President of the Korean Republic) at front. CU. Ike and Rhee (2 shots). Jeeps drive away. Ike inspects Commonwealth troops. Ike (in civvies) addresses meeting. Various shots of officers and civilian personnel listening. Ike gets out of plane and meets Major General West of British Army. Various light aircraft take off. Eisenhower inspects Korean troops.

    SV. Syngman Rhee on platform at Citizens meeting, Seoul Views of the crowd. MV. Rhee walking towards dais.

    SV. Ike walking towards with Major General Pollock. - Spacing - More inspection footage. Ike stands in line with other officers. More inspections.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:00:00 / 01:37:16:00
    52/100 D (Selected Originals)

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