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Post-WWII - 1945, USA Government: News Reports From Washington

Reel Number: 220473-47

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1945,1940s

Country: Japan,USA

Location: Washington, DC

TC Begins: 12:11:48

TC Ends: 12:12:56

Duration: 00:01:08

Post-WWII - 1945, USA Government: News Reports From Washington Intertitle: News Reports From Washington - Jap Surrender Document. 12:11:56 07Sep45 MLS Japanese Surrender documents presented to President Truman by Secretary of War Stimson surrounded by Undersecretary of State Dean Acheson, Colonel Bernard Thielen & other military VIPs. CU Truman holding; MS w/ Stimson & documents. 12:12:07 Intertitle: Unveiling Ceremony. 12:12:10 12Sep45 MSs General Wainwright unveils surrender documents signed at Tokyo Bay as its put on display in The National Archives. CUs surrender documents & signatures. (note: narration incorrect re displaying at Library of Congress). 12:12:33 Intertitle: Harry Hopkins Honored. 12:12:36 05Sep45 President Truman in White House Rose Garden pins medal awarded for Hopkins’ service to President Roosevelt. 12:12:46 Intertitle: March of Dimes Check. 12:12:49 05Sep45 Film Executive Nicholas M. Schenck gives $6,000,000 check to President Truman & March of Dimes director Basil O’Connor raised by Motion Picture Theaters of America. Post-WW2; 1940s; Charity; Fund-Raising; Diplomats;

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