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  • Short Summary

    Inaugural firework display and ball for JFK, Washington DC, USA.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    JFK's inaugural firework display and ball, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Various night shots of firework display on lawns in front of the White House. LS floodlit facade of the White House. Panning shot President John F. Kennedy (JFK) and Mrs. Jackie Kennedy walking out of White House and descending steps.

    Panning shot across crowd assembled in hall for inauguration ball. Panning shot guests arriving. High angle shot crowded hall. LS President and Mrs. Kennedy taking their place on the rostrum. CU seal of the Vice President of the USA. MS Kennedy family on rostrum. CU band leader striking up the band. CU band starting to play. Various shots ball in progress with CUs of some of the couples dancing on the floor.

    Date on dope sheet is 21/01/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3004.12
    Media URN:
    85938
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:44:00 / 01:18:03:00
    Canister:
    UN 3445 I

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