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King And Queen Of Afghanistan At White House (1963)

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Washington D. C., United States of America (USA). Title reads 'Camera on the President - Greets Afghan King'. GV White House with a Guard of Honour and official reception party on lawn. SLV American Army helicopter landing on lawn. MS Line of flags. MS American President John F Kennedy receiving King Mohammed Zahir Shah and Queen Homaira. MS Section of crowd watching, umbrellas up as it is drizzling. MS The group pose for cameras. The President Kennedy and his sister Mrs Sergeant Shriver and the two visitors. SV Guard of Honour. MS The party walking across lawn of White House. MS In the drizzle, the President makes welcome speech and King Shah replies, US Secretary of State Dean Rusk standing in background. (Comb. F/G.) Date found in the old record - 09/09/1963. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2675.16