• Short Summary

    Shah visits Islamic Centre & Mosque, and with Queen Farah meets the Kennedys.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item. Title reads: "State Visit Of The Shah Of Iran"

    Washington DC, United States of America / USA

    MS Mohammed Riza Shah Pahlevi of Iran arrives at Washington's Islamic Centre and Mosque. CU The Shah, pan down to his feet as he removes his shoes. Various shots, the Shah of Iran (Shah of Persia) inside the Islamic Centre and Mosque and posing with a gift, a picture of the Centre.

    MS In the evening, the Shah and Empress Farah are greeted by US President John F Kennedy and Mrs. Jacqui Kennedy on the steps of the White House. First Lady Jaqui Kennedy has a new brioche coiffure and small tiara whilst the Empress is wearing a diamond and emerald tiara. The party enter the White House.

    Note: Date on original record: 12/04/1962. American commentary.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:29:00 / 01:14:22:00
    UN 3605 F

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