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  • Short Summary

    President Harry Truman on tour of the Caribbean.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    President Harry Truman tours the Caribbean.

    L/S US soldiers and sailors lined up in front of the President's plane, the Sacred Cow. M/S clapping and cheering. M/S Truman shaking hands with the Governor of Puerto Rico, Jesus Pinero. L/S President drives in car along crowd-lined street. M/S an informal conference in garden setting. M/S press photographers. L/S yacht "Williamsburg" arriving at the Virgin Islands. C/U Truman acknowledging greetings. M/S soldier saluting. M/S William Hastie, black governor of the Island, greeting Truman. C/U Truman and Hastie pose. L/S Truman touring the islands by car. Children along the route hold American flags. M/S Truman and party pointing. L/S back view of Truman's party and general view of coastline.

    Date on original record is 02/03/1948.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2216.03
    Media URN:
    64719
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:18:00 / 01:07:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 1895 A

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