• Short Summary

    Truman tells Congress of America's decision to help Greece and Turkey fight Communism.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Capitol Building, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    The American President Harry S. Truman tells Congress of America's decision to help Greece and Turkey to stop the growth of Communism.

    VS of American President Harry S Truman delivering speech to Congress

    LS Exterior view of the Congress showing also the Capitol Building.

    LS the interior of the crowded chambers.

    MS Harry Truman addressing Congress. He will be backing anti-Communism in Europe.

    CU MS Congressmen applauding.

    MS Congressmen seated on either side of the gangway shake hands with Truman as he leaves.

    Possibly connected with 47/23 - MD

    N.B. Poor sound - Neg Sound - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1512.02
    Media URN:
    59534
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:00:00 / 01:02:41:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 006 B

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