• Short Summary

    Inaugural celebration at the Capitol building for president Truman and running mate Barkley including motorcycle escort and parade

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Washington Hails the President

    USA: Washington, D.C.: Capitol Building:
    EXT/INT

    SENATOR Alben Barkley Being sworn in with President Harry S. Truman after election success under dome of Capitol

    CADETS West point Cadets take part in President Truman procession in Washington after inauguration

    TRUMAN Drives in state to Capitol in Washington. Preceded by motor cycle escort. Sworn in under dome of Capitol with Vice-President Barkley.

    WASHINGTON Good shot of Washington and Capitol from air. As President Truman drives in State to Capitol after inauguration. Ready with Vice-President Barkley to be sworn in. Watches procession from saluting base. Seen driving in state with motor cycle escort

    United States of America; Harry S Truman; Personalities - Politicians; Americans
    Background: Inaugural celebration at the Capitol building for president Truman and running mate Barkley including motorcycle escort and parade

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABP324W92BUGFFKUOXHZPEO8QC
    Media URN:
    VLVABP324W92BUGFFKUOXHZPEO8QC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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