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United News: Release 39 (1943) French Sailors Win Ovation in First U.S. Parade [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. French battleship passes New York City's skyline.; French sailors parade in New York City. 2. Madame Chiang Kai-shek is welcomed by the Roosevelts and speaks to members in the House of Representatives. 3. Allied tank destroyers blast German tanks in Tunisia; city officials surrender in Tripoli, Libya. 4. An armored division on the California desert.
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Run Time
10 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 11, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
French Sailors Win Ovation in First U.S. Parade
  • French Sailors Win Ovation in First U.S. Parade (2:11)
  • China's First Lady Addresses U.S. Congress (2:18)
  • U.S. and British Drive to Join Forces in North Africa (3:32)
  • New U.S. Desert-Trained Division Ready for Action (0:49)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1943.
Publisher no.
41443 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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