U.S. sailors walk past 58 La Croisette in Cannes France, site of the Intercontinental Carlton Hotel in Cannes, France. French, British, and United States flags are seen at the entrance of the Carlton Hotel.
A festival in Cannes, France. Crowds watching parade.Several bands parade and play, including some representing French colonies, one in berets, another in yarmulkes, and yet, another, in fezes, carrying a Moroccan symbol on a pole .View of horse track and a horse race. Women in costumes on carriages drawn by horses along street. Flowered covered floats of various kinds,including one of an airplane, with boys riding in it. Views of palm lined streets and waterfront in Cannes. A woman in traditional hat of French Indochina.
The Duke of Windsor Prince Edward VIII and his wife Duchess Wallis attend a benefit French festival at Riviera Resort in Cannes, France. A huge crowd seated for the festivities. The crowd watches a new dance 'Lambeth Walk'. Other dances take place. Fire works in the sky.
Shows the amount of food consumed by French army during the war. Woman in a bread factory. Many people engaged in the processing of bread in the factory. For their wine consumption, lacs of cannes in the field. Train supplying wine. For their meat consumption, many animals standing in the field. Train supplying vegetables for their consumption.
A view of Place de la Concord looking towards American Embassy. Obelisk of Luxor in the background. 1940s and 1950s cars and trucks on the busy roads of Paris. Exterior of museum of Art de Métiers. Open air philately stamp market and flame at the tomb of an unknown soldier at the base of the arc of triumph in Paris. 13 July 1956.
Montage of Americana spanning parts of the 1950s and 1960s. Science and technology in the United States. Scientists work in laboratories and conduct various experiments. Scientists look into microscopes and treat patients with scientific medical equipment. People relax at a beach and amusement park. People watch a baseball game. Spectators from behind the fences watch bucking horses in a rodeo. Playing golf. Ten pin bowling. Motorboats race in water. Water skiing. View at a football game, horse race, basketball game, and Joe Louis boxing. Ice skating with sails. Swimming pool and high dive. 1940s fashion scenes: Juke box; Pegged pants; bobby sox;saddle shoes and dancing to an orchestra. People Square dancing, fishing, throwing horse shoes, playing shuffle board and lunching in backyard. Americans enjoying parks with lakes, swimmers, boaters and lots of park benches, where they sit and relax. Contrasting scenes of poverty in America: poor tenement and slum housing; bread line food relief for the poor; criminals being apprehended by police in paddy wagons; African American and some white American people demonstrate by the reflecting pool near Lincoln Memorial, in Washington, DC, during the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Demonstrators holding signs protesting racism, low wages, and poor housing; and advocating civil rights. Travel by Americans: People boarding an Air France airplane, airport scenes and people boarding a Pan Am (Pan American) passenger jet airplane. Ground level shot between art deco sleek passenger railroad trains in motion. People unload luggage from parked passenger bus. Aerial views of American highways with traffic and lots of mostly 1950s era cars and trucks. View of RV trailer park or camping area. Scene from moving car of undeveloped land and then of city at night with many neon signs for hotels, motels, food, and businesses. Vintage American suburban scenes of families tending their neighborhood yards,cutting their lawns, and raking leaves.