Wreckage in an area near the Sele River in Eboli, Italy during World War 2. A sign on a wall reads 'Campagna'. A man shovels amongst ruins in the foreground. Men clear debris. A discarded picture of Mussolini lying on a heap of rubble. A bullet ridden sign on a highway reads 'Eboli'. Wrecked city of Eboli.
U.S. Army officers engage in strategical discussions in Eboli, Italy. General Mark W Clark, Air Marshal Arthur W Tedder along with other two British Army officers observes maps and discuss. General Clark seen with other officers looking in maps near an army jeep. A soldier holding gun and standing in rear near the tree. General Clark look carefully in map while another officer with pen shows some specifications. Several soldiers from 30th Infantry Division standing in background. General Clark walks under shade, shake hands with other army personal, discuss and walk away along others. Two army personals standing near a wrecked building while General Clark comes out from a building, gets in the army jeep and moves away. Views of destroyed buildings and soldiers on streets. Signboard of Eboli is seen.
Post war snapshots of Eboli in Italy. Signboard of Eboli is seen. Views of a war memorial in front of a damaged building and an old women walking in ruins. Destroyed buildings and people searching in ruins. Women carry water pots on their head walk through ruins. Scenes of wrecked buildings, people walking with their belongings and children sitting with old women in ruins.
A U.S. Army jeep passing by a signboard for Battipaglia in Italy. Views of the wrecked buildings and men walking through debris. Army jeeps and trucks moving through the streets. Sign "Eboli" seen in background on a building. Boats, trucks and other vehicles parked in the harbor area of Taranto, Italy. People walking and working at harbor.
The 1944 U.S. Presidential election in 1944, during World War 2. Newsboy hawks newspaper extra edition, with headline referring to "Nip and Tuck" race. View of Times Square in Manhattan, New York City, at twilight, as lights begin to turn on. Wooden barricades seen set up in front of some establishments to protect against damage from large crowds anticipated as election returns come in. Moving illuminated sign on the Times building reads: "Nearly 45 per cent of Bronx and Manhattan voters said to have cast ballots." Two men look up at the sign. Officials open a voting machine and begin to report information. At another location officials remove paper ballots from their precinct box. A radio announcer reviewing results and reporting them over the air. A woman is seen entering voter returns in chalk, on a national tote board. Citizens gathered to watch results. American soldier listening to results over a radio, in Italy and France. Newscasters reporting on radio as the returns come in. An American family seated in their living room listening to voting returns reports on their radio. Crowds surging in Times Square as returns indicate likely victory for Roosevelt. Crowd in Times Square including many American service members in uniform.
Allied campaign against the Axis in 1944 during World War II. People gathered outside the Colosseum in Rome, Italy celebrate their liberation from Nazi occupation. Allied soldiers in trucks move past the cheering crowds. Pope Pius XII addresses the people from a balcony. Victory parade in Paris, France at the Arc de Triomphe on 26 August, 1944. People cheer as they carry banners. In Bucharest, Romania soldiers loaded onto trucks drive past crowds cheering after their liberation. On 3 September, 1944 people cheer on the streets of Brussels, Belgium as Allied troops enter. In Belgrade, Yugoslavia on October 20, 1944 people celebrate their liberation. In Athens, Greece women carry a Greek flag and a flag being hoisted after their liberation.