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    London. 1948?

    MS. Exterior of exhibition 'Raise the Standard' at Charring Cross underground station with Mr Paul Hoffman, Marshall Plan administrator, and party entering - back view. Automatic ticket machines also seen. MS. Back view, Mr Hoffman and party looking at posters. CU. Mr Hoffman walks to another poster and looks at it. CU. Mr Hoffman in cubicle phoning - this is one of the exhibits - he is probably listening about the aid program. CU. Mr Averell Harriman, Ambassador to the European Aid nations, in cubicle phoning. CU. Mr Hoffman puts the phone down and walks out smiling. CU. Mr Hoffman. SCU. A man pointing out a diagram to Mr Hoffman and Mr Harriman. CU. Mr Hoffman walking around the exhibition. SCU. Mr Hoffman, now with hat off, walking around the exhibition. CU. Mr Hoffman watching another man phoning. CU. Two men walking around the exhibition. SCU. Mr Hoffman examining an exhibit. CU. Three posters of a family, comparing life with and without American aid.

    SCU. Mr Hoffman seated at desk talking - no sound. CU. He is speaking on the improvement on the part of the European Nations towards recovery - reads the old record.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1945 - 1949
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:44:00 / 01:35:23:00
    UN 2029 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2029 C
  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    Marshall Plan
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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