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  • Short Summary

    Churchill visits American embassy to celebrate Allied Forces victory over Europe.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material.

    Victory over Europe - VE Day - celebrations in London.

    L/S Prime Minister Winston Churchill in convertible car. The car drives away from large house, military officers standing on steps wave. Crowds outside house cheer as Churchill passes.

    Churchill's car arrives outside American embassy (?) American ambassador John Winant (?) and young woman in uniform greet Churchill. Various shots Churchill, Winant and young woman in embassy drawing room (very dimly lit). Churchill gives famous 'v' for victory sign outside embassy before getting into car, young woman in uniform gets in next to him. More cheering crowds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1986.15
    Media URN:
    62065
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:32:00 / 01:54:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 1127 C

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