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United News. Release 198 (1946), France Closes Spanish Border / United Newsreel Corporation.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorUnited Newsreel Corporation.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], ©1946.
Description1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sound, color
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title France Closes Spanish Border
Contents France Closes Spanish Border (1:04) -- President Truman Urges Tolerance (1:13) -- New Topics of the Week (2:20) -- Natives Moved From Atoll for Atom Bomb Test (3:10) -- Ski Jumpers Try for Record Leaps (1:15)
Abstract This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. France closes the border near St. Jean de Luz. 2. President Truman tells the Federal Council of the Churches of Christ that the U.S. will defend the UN charter. 3. Ice from Lake Huron crushes homes in Bay City, Michigan; soldiers throw and move tank decoys. 4. A radio-controlled airplane; local population prepares to evacuate Bikini Island before atomic bomb tests. 5. Several ski jumps from the tower at Iron Mountain, Mich.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 16, 2010.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 6 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: United Newsreel Corporation, 1946.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formNewsreels.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number41650 Films Media Group

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