• Short Summary

    Declaration of Independence and the Constitution transferred to archives in Washington, USA.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    The Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution transferred to National Archives in Washington DC. United States of America (USA).

    MS Armed Services escorting armoured vehicle past Capitol, Washington. MS armoured wagon. Various shots as troops march along and past archives building. MS armoured wagon arrives at archives. MS documents being unloaded.

    Pan helium filled cases being carried towards building. MS documents being placed into position. CU tablet over documents. Various shots documents descending into protective safety. MS massive steel doors closing over documents.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2638.23
    Media URN:
    78579
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:41:00 / 01:56:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2490 C

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