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United News: Release 48 (1943) Chief Executives of U.S. Hailed in Latin America [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Henry Wallace riding in many parades in Latin American cities; President and Mrs. Roosevelt and President Camacho review a parade in Monterrey, Mexico. 2. Greek volunteers, French Foreign Legion troops, and French colonial troops are assembled on the docks of Algiers; allied troops advancing through mud in Tunisia. 3. B-25 bombers take off from the carrier Hornet to bomb Japan; In Chungking, Chiang Kai-shek greets Doolittle.
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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
Chief Executives of U.S. Hailed in Latin America
  • Chief Executives of U.S. Hailed in Latin America (2:20)
  • Armies of the World Enlist to Fight Axis (1:58)
  • Carrier Revealed As Base for Air Raid on Tokyo (4:13)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1943.
Publisher no.
41452 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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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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