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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "President in Canada" - 61/43.

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "President in Canada" - 61/43.

    Similar to newsreel story. Various shots inside the Canadian Houses of Parliament of Mr John Diefenbaker (Canadian Prime Minister) and President John F Kennedy addressing the house. Various shots Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy at reception given by the Governor General. More shots of Mr. Kennedy addressing the Canadian M.P.s. and also of Mr. Diefenbaker. Various shots of the Canadian houses of Parliament.

    Various shots the Kennedy's coming down steps from aircraft and being greeted by the Governor General and his wife with Mr and Mrs Diefenbaker. Shots of Kennedy inspecting guard of honour Various shots Kennedy talking with Earl Attlee in the White House (?). Various shots of Kennedy talking with another man. Various shots the Kennedy with Jackie posing for pictures with the Governor General and his wife and Mr. and Mrs. Diefenbaker. Various shots of the Kennedy's departure. L/S The Canadian houses of Parliament.

    Cataloguer's note: The piece of footage with former prime minister Clement Attlee appears to have been filmed in the White House - Washington, United States of America and does not seem to relate to the rest of the item.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:32:00 / 02:01:01:00
    61/43 K (Selected Originals)

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