• Short Summary

    Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies pledges troops to the Korean War while in USA.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Washington".

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    MS The Capitol Building. (For super. title). LS Elevated Mr Robert Menzies (Prime Minister of Australia) with American Secretary of State Dean Acheson and Vice-President Alben Barkley and others walking to dais of Congress. MS Menzies mounts platform and is greeted by the Speaker. MS Elevated members of Congress. LS Congress rises as Menzies rises to speak.

    (F.G.)

    Cataloguer's Note: John F Kennedy can be seen in long shot on the floor of Congress - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1480.37
    Media URN:
    48363
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:46:00 / 01:59:03:00
    Canister:
    50/64

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