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America Presents America, 1956

Pres. Eisenhower speaks at a press conf. Newsmen disperse and telephone their papers. Shows U.S.I.A. bldg. and operations: radio broadcasting, press, and movie editing. Dir. Theodore C. Streibert explains U.S. I.A.I.S.'s mission to a citizens' committee. Shows the Soviet Presidium, Bulganin and Khrushchev deplaning in India, and var. types of Russ. propaganda. The Voice of Amer. broadcasts Pres. Eisenhower's speech to the U.N. in 43 languages transcripts of the speech are sent to overseas posts for distr. Shows U.S.I.S. "Atoms for Peace" exhibits in Brazil, Berlin, India, and Japan. Posts in Germany, London, Iran, and Tokyo sponsor lectures, discussions, concerts, and radio programs. King Paul and Queen Frederika visit U. S. trade fair in Salonika, Greece. C. G. Cutter Courier operates as a radio relay station. U.S.I.A. distributes magazines and books.Transcript (PDF): http://archives.gov/social-media/transcripts/transcript-america-presents-america-46894.pdfCREATED BYU.S. Information Agency.(1982 - 10/01/1999 )USE RESTRICTIONS SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS: Public Law 101-246USE RESTRICTIONS NOTE: Issued February 6, 1990, this law provides for the domestic release and distribution of USIA motion pictures, films, videotapes, and other materials 12 years after initial dissemination overseas, or, if not disseminated, 12 years from the preparation of the material.ONLINE RESOURCES:http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000UWRMJUNOTE: A DVD of this film can be ordered from our partner, Amazon.com/NATIONALARCHIVES. A DVD of this film is ALSO available for viewing and copying free of charge in the NARA Research Room in the Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records Section, National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD. SUBJECTSCommunism Cutters (Ships) Motion pictures Press Radio Trade showsBrazil (South America) nation Germany (Europe) nation Greece (Europe) nation India (Asia) nation Iran (Asia) nation London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom, Europe) inhabited place Tokyo (Tokyo metropolis, Kanto, Japan, Asia) inhabited placeFOR MORE INFORMATION: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=46894
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