• Short Summary

    San Francisco prepares for Republican Convention.

  • Description

    San Francisco, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'G.O.P. Convention - Report From San Francisco'.

    GV. Over San Francisco towards the bay. MS. Typical San Francisco shot of a tram car running up hill. MS. Tram car with Republican national convention banners on it. MS. Man outside convention hall selling flags and badges, etc. MLS. Charter plane taxiing in at San Francisco Airport. Various shots of the Governor of New York Nelson Rockefeller stepping out of aircraft and being greeted by dignitaries. Various shots of the Senator Margaret Chase Smith sitting at desk busy organising her campaign. MS. Crowd holding 'Welcome Mr Lodge' banner. MS. Mr Henry Cabot Lodge meeting his supporters. GV. Exterior of the convention hall. GV. Gathering inside the hall. MS. Harold Stassen seated in hall. MS. Governor of Michigan George Romney at microphones. MS. Part of the crowd standing to applaud. MS. George Meany presents the labour views to the meeting. Various shots of William Scranton receiving an enthusiastic welcome by a banner waving crowd at the airport. MS. Two young Goldwater followers. Various shots of Senator Barry Goldwater looking composed. GV. Exterior of the "Cow Palace". GV. Inside the Cow Palace with only workmen preparing the dais and seats for the big day.


    Date found in the old record - 13/07/1964.

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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:
    01:42:25:00 / 01:45:09:00
    UN 3911 C

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