• Short Summary

    President Truman speaks about maintaining peace through strength. Also footage of Trieste.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    American President Harry Truman speaking (natural sound). President Truman talking about military strength necessary to maintain the peace.

    General view of Trieste, Italy - disputed territory between Italy and Yugoslavia. W. TITO painted on side of wall. Words Long Live Tito also written along the wall. Pan up street. Various shots of the riots. Men shouting, police pushing the people back, crowd in street, smoke round car. Close up shot of G.I. soldiers. Women shouting. Woman takes her children into a doorway.

    Truman speaking (natural sound). Calls for courage in actions to preserve the peace.

    Possibly connected with 48/25 - MD. Poor sound - Neg Sound. MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1516.20
    Media URN:
    59649
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:01:00 / 01:20:12:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 021 G

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