• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill speaks on the deterrent value of the atomic bomb at MIT.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Boston, USA. 'Peace May Yet Be Preserved' - Churchill'."

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, Mass. United States of America (USA).

    Winston Churchill speaks at MIT.

    LV elevated shot of large hall.

    MS Winston Churchill stands with other dignitaries.

    Pan Crowd.

    MS of newsreel cameras.

    MS Churchill speaks. He says that Europe would have fallen to Communism if it were not for the deterrent of the Atomic bomb in the hands of the Americans. He calls for strong nerves in the Cold War. He calls for no appeasement of tyranny. Peace May Yet Be Preserved.

    Ms audience clapping. They rise to their feet. Platform also give Churchill a standing ovation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1409.28
    Media URN:
    45885
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:24:00 / 01:38:03:00
    Canister:
    49/28

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