Summary

Footage Information

Sherman Grinberg
Paramount
D-7226
SR005040_01_01.mov
11/14/1955
Pres. Eisenhower and wife Mamie leave DC for their farm in Gettysburg, PA for 6 weeks of convalescence and also celebrate Mamie's birthday
Title: "Pres. Eisenhower – Denver to Washington to Gettysburg" superimposed over President Dwight Eisenhower and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower down steps of plane in Washington, DC / MPOV toward "Welcome Home IKE" banner over street, US flag over banner, people on both sides of street / Side view of the Eisenhowers coming out of White House, President wearing no topcoat, fedora hat / CU front view of the Eisenhowers / Follow of Eisenhowers walking toward car / CU getting into car / CU Eisenhowers in car / MS car in front of White House / Follow car pulling away // Gettysburg, PA: LS parade in Gettysburg / CU sign: "Welcome Home" / VS parade / High PAN people assembled / LS Eisenhower with head thru roof of car, riding past crowd / MS children waving small U.S. flags / CU Eisenhower standing in car arriving / Follow both Eisenhowers walking thru crowd to stand / CU Mamie walking onto stand to girl with bouquet / MS girl hands flowers over to Mamie / MS photographers / MS Mamie waves and walks toward Eisenhower to invite him onto stand / PAN crowd holding sign / CU both Eisenhowers on stand - the president laughs and points finger / CU sign: "Happy Birthday Mamie" / MS Eisenhower waving hat / Follow of President and Mamie leaving stand, Mamie waving / Follow of Eisenhower's car leaving - Eisenhower pops head thru roof of car / CU children waving flags / VS follow Eisenhower standing in car, riding past crowd
Dwight D Eisenhower, Mamie Eisenhower
United States
Pennsylvania
Gettysburg

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