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  • Short Summary

    President Harry Truman signing document in Oval office of White House.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations maybe unclear or unknown. 1948?

    United States of America (USA) ?

    Various shots President Harry Truman signing document, a group of men stand around him (American politicians). Cameramen film him and press photographers take pictures. It looks like they are in the Oval office of White House in Washington DC. After signing Truman chats to men and gives out pens. Various C/Us of document - it is dated April 1948 and appears to be about US foreign policy.

    Various shots Truman walking out of old house, he passes group of people in period costume. Truman gets in to open-topped car and is driven passed crowds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2242.12
    Media URN:
    64925
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:36:00 / 01:27:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 2043 H

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