Budget Films

Stock Footage

Truman Explains Firing

Sitting at his desk surrounded by the Presidential seal and family pictures, Harry Truman explains why he canned Douglas MacArthur. Reverse shot shows large newsreel cameras and a camerman. Also White House ext.

IdentifierCLIP-686
Duration1 min, 53 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1951
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