President Dwight Eisenhower meets with Italian premier Segni and Pope in Rome.
Unissued / unused material.
President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) in Rome, Italy.
LS Eisenhower walking away from aircraft. MS Eisenhower. LS large building, troops in foreground. MS Guard of Honour. Various shots of Eisenhower laying wreath on war memorial, including shots of him coming down steps. CU crowd. MS Eisenhower being driven through crowded streets. Various shots of Eisenhower entering room and talking with Prime Minister Signor Segni and others.
LS cardinals followed by Papal Guard walking in courtyard. CU Papal Guard (Swiss Guard). CU antique clock on shelf, pan to picture above of Pope Pius XII. CU Eisenhower talking to Cardinal. Various shots of President accompanied by Cardinals being shown into Pope's private apartment. Various shots of Eisenhower with Pope John XXIII (formerly Cardinal Roncalli). Various shots of members of Eisenhower's party shaking hands with Pope (including Ike's son John Eisenhower and his wife. Various shots of Eisenhower leaving Vatican and then being driven away.
Various shots of Eisenhower's drive through streets. Various shots Eisenhower and party at North American College for Roman Catholic priests. MS Eisenhower and party climbing into Army helicopter. MS students applauding. LS helicopter taking off, college building in background. CU student priests. Ground to air helicopter in flight. MS cameramen. Various shots of helicopter landing, Eisenhower and party getting out. Various shots of Eisenhower boarding plane. CU Boeing Jet bomber taxiing.