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  • Short Summary

    US Attorney General Robert Kennedy arrives to Berlin, West Germany.

  • Description

    Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    MS. Robert Kennedy's plane taxiing at Templehof Airport, West Berlin, in snow. MS. Guard of Honour. Various shots of American Attorney General Robert Kennedy and wife walking down steps of aeroplane to be greeted by Mayor of Berlin Willy Brandt. The party inspect Guard of Honour of US troops German police. MS. Open car drives through crowd lined street. Mr Kennedy stops at the Potsdamer Platz and looks over the dividing wall. Mr Kennedy waves with Mayor Brandt to crowd lined streets. Various shots of mass of 80,000 Berliners pack the square in front of Berlin Town Hall of Schoneberg. MS. Mr Kennedy & Willy Brandt arrive to Town Hall. Various shots of general activity in front of Town Hall, crowds waving etc. MS. Mayor Brandt at the microphone speaking - no sound. MS. Robert Kennedy speaks - no sound. The paperwork states that he talks about the close ties between USA and Berlin. Quote found in the paperwork: "The courage and determination of the Berliners are the inspiration for the free world, together with other determined people we shall have and keep peace".


    Date found in the old record - 26/02/1962.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:09:00 / 01:25:40:00
    UN 3589 A

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