• Short Summary

    Celebrations to mark American Presidents birthday.

  • Description

    Washington D.C. United States of America

    CU. of Eisenhower walking into hall with girl on each arm. CU. of President Eisenhower on dais, pan to Mamie Eisenhower smiling at him. GV. of guests seated at dining table. LS. Curtains open to show placard which says "Happy Birthday - Mr. President". Three C.Us of the placard. CU. Eisenhower waving from the stand. CU. Mrs. Eisenhower smiling. LS. President Eisenhower surrounded by guests, as he makes his way from the stand. GV. of crowds at Washington National Airport, plane can be seen in background. (Plane is Pan American Clipper "America") CU. of Mrs. Eisenhower alighting from car and being welcomed. Elevated G.V. of crowds. MS. of Mrs. Eisenhower going through ceremony of christening the Clipper "America". GV. and C.U. of the Pan American Clipper "America". Various shots, inside the plane showing seating, pilot's cabin and control panel. LS. of the Clipper. (F.G.)

    Note: The president has some good close-up shots, as so of his wife

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:13:00 / 01:41:34:00
    UN 3149 D

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