• Short Summary

    Benes insists that he will continue to fight for the freedom of Czechoslovakia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Visitor Benes, ex-Czech President, In U.S."

    New York, United States of America.

    CU Eduard Benes, former President of Czechoslovakia, talking to camera about how he learned about democracy from studying the USA.

    Benes and his wife are greeted by Mayor of New York, Fiorello La Guardia.

    Title reads: "Land Grab Czech Coup Illegal, Benes, Hurban Insist."

    Benes, speaking in Chicago, about the independence of Czech republic. He will continue the fight for the freedom of his people.

    N.B. This is presumably after the invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1939.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    464.06
    Media URN:
    57828
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:06:00 / 01:12:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 52 U

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