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    President Eisenhower on peace tour to Turkey.

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    Unissued / unused material.

    President Dwight Eisenhower in Turkey - part of world peace tour.

    LS Esenboga Airport decorated with American and Turkish flags. LS Turkish ministers awaiting the arrival of Eisenhower. Zoom in to CU President Eisenhower coming down steps of aircraft and being greeted by members of Turkish cabinet, zoom out to LS as they walk away from aircraft, zoom to show President Eisenhower shaking hands with Turkish President Celal Bayar. LS President Eisenhower taking salute. Various shots President Eisenhower inspecting Guard of Honour. LS President Eisenhower and President Bayar waving to crowd. Various shots of Ike and Bayar giving speech at press conference.

    LS motorcade. LS crowds lining pavement. MS President Eisenhower standing up in car. Travelling shot as they pass crowd. LS President Eisenhower standing up in open car, motorcycle escort in foreground. LS President Eisenhower waving from car. LS people watching from window. Travelling shot past crowds waving American and Turkish flags. Various shots of President Eisenhower's drive through crowded streets, the motorcade passes gigantic picture of Ike on the side of a building. President Eisenhower with Turkish President Bayar and officials posing for camera

    LS banner on airport building - "Take our Love Back Home Ike". LS Eisenhower getting out of helicopter. Various shots of Eisenhower surrounded by crowd at airport. LS Eisenhower climbing plane steps. CU group of ministers waving their hats. LS plane taking off. MS airport building.

    Date on dope sheet is 09/12/1959.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:31:00 / 01:16:04:00
    UN 3292 C

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