• Short Summary

    America elects John F. Kennedy for President - President's ancestral Irish village rejoices.

  • Description

    Massachusetts United States of America (USA) & Ireland.

    LV. President John F. Kennedy with his wife Jacqueline and two year old daughter Caroline in the garden of their home in Hyannisport, Massachusetts. SCU. President Kennedy picks up his daughter. SV. President Kennedy, his wife and daughter.

    GV. Main street in Dunganstown, New Ross, Ireland. LV. President Kennedy's great grandfather's farmhouse cottage. Miss Josie Ryan, cousin of President Kennedy, feeding chickens. SV. Farm house cottage. Shot in New Ross showing steep steps where the president's great grandfather made his way to school, children running down steps. Back view, children running down steps.

    SV. President Kennedy with wife and family after the election. GV. Press. SCU. President Kennedy speaking (natural sound). He talks about freedom and long last interest of United States. He is saying that his wife and he are preparing for the new administration and the new baby. SV. President Kennedy and his wife being applauded. CU. President Kennedy and wife smiling.

    (Metrotone Fine Grain and Pathe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1696.18
    Media URN:
    52802
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:52:00 / 02:00:14:00
    Canister:
    60/92

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