Budget Films

Stock Footage

Truman and MacArthur Meet

Aerial shot establishes tiny Wake Island in the Pacific. Harry Truman deplanes, shakes hands with Douglas MacArthur, who he meets for the first time. A pod of photographers sets off flashes. Shot shows the nondescript radio shack where they met.

Duration29 sec
DateOctober 14 1950
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