• Short Summary

    President Truman addresses Federal Bar Association on fight against Communism.

  • Description

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

    American newsreel titles read: 'TRUMAN TELLS LAWYERS HOW US FIGHTS COMMUNISM'.

    Several shots of President Harry S Truman addressing the Federal Bar Association. Audience listens and applauds as he makes speech on how the United States fights Communism. He says "We're not going to transform our fine FBI into a Gestapo secret police... we're not going to try to control what our people read and say and think - in short, we're not going to end democracy". He says "The example we set for free men everywhere will help to roll back the tide of Communist Imperialism in other parts of the world".

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2504.03
    Media URN:
    67804
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:25:00 / 01:03:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 2551 J

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