• Short Summary

    Queen Juliana is welcomed by President Truman and crowds on arrival in Washington.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel titles read: 'US GREETS QUEEN JULIANA'.

    Washington DC, United States of America.

    L/S of crowd around KLM (Dutch Airline) Skymaster Airliner. L/S of Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard walking out of plane. L/S of US Navy Guard of Honour 'ordering arms'. L/S of Juliana and Bernhard being greeted by President Harry S Truman and his wife, Bess Truman. The four of them walk from the plane. Queen Juliana gets into an open car.

    Shots of Truman and Queen Juliana being driven through Washington in the open car. Dutch and US stars and stripes flags mounted on lamppost. Children waving. Cars approaching the White House. Queen Juliana climbs steps to the White House. M/S of Queen Juliana with Mr and Mrs Truman standing on the steps of the White House. L/S of the group entering the White House - Prince Bernhard is with them but seems to be left out of most shots.

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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:
    01:39:57:00 / 01:41:00:00
    UN 2432 G

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