Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT PICTURES. [SEPT. 24]

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Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT PICTURES. [SEPT. 24]

Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT PICTURES. [SEPT. 24]

1947

Part 1, shows logging operations along Canada's Maurice River. Part 2, James Forrestal is sworn in as Sec. of Defense by Justice Vinson, and is congratulated by Sec. of War Royall, Sec. of Navy Sullivan, and Air Force Sec. Symington. Part 3, on the opening session of the U.N., Russian delegate Gromyko vetos a Sec. Council discussion of the Greek civil war; Sec. of State Marshall speaks before the Gen. Assembly on the question. Part 4, shows the "Freedom Train" in Phila. Atty. Gen. Clark speaks at Independence Hall; Alan Ladd leads children in the "Freedom Pledge;" and Irving Berlin conducts the singing of "Here Comes the Freedom Train."

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Forrestal, James, 1892-1949

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James Vincent Forrestal (February 15, 1892 – May 22, 1949) was the last Cabinet-level United States Secretary of the Navy and the first United States Secretary of Defense. Forrestal came from a very strict middle class Irish Catholic family. He was a successful financier on Wall Street before becoming Undersecretary of the Navy in 1940, shortly before the United States entered the Second World War. He became Secretary of the Navy in May 1944 upon the death of his superior, Frank Knox. Preside...

Vinson, Fred M. (Frederick Moore), 1890-1953

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Sullivan, John L. (John Lawrence), 1899-1982

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