• Short Summary

    Vice President Richard Nixon and top US reporters leave for American Exhibition in USSR.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Vice President Richard Nixon leaves for Moscow and the American National Exhibition.

    United States of America (USA).

    MS President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike), Vice President Richard Nixon and Under Secretary of State Douglas Dillon. CU Eisenhower with Nixon.

    LS plane. MS atomic scientist Admiral Rickover. CU George V. Allen and Soviet Ambassador Menshikov. CU Ambassador Mikhail Menshikov. CU Menshikov shaking hands with Nixon. LS three Soviet airmen boarding aircraft. MS Nixon and wife walking toward aircraft. Various shots Nixon speaking: "We are looking forward to our visit there, with Mr. Khruschev ..." (natural sound). MS Nixon and wife waving from gangway of plane. MS plane taxiing.

    LS newsmen boarding press aircraft. MS John Daly, top journalist. MS Bob Considine, top reporter, as he walks toward steps of plane. LS jet taxiing.

    Moscow, Soviet Union (USSR, Russia).

    LS entrance of fair. CU US Ambassador Llewelyn Thompson and Harold C. McClellan. CU US Ambassador and McClellan looking at plans of Moscow Fair. Various shots of exhibits being demonstrated such as the electronic Brain machine, which answers questions on American living standards and a model of the typical American home.

    Date on dope sheet is 23/07/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:50:00 / 01:15:17:00
    UN 3238 G

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