Scenes of fire works. New York city in America. Views of Manhattan skyline and 5th Avenue in New York City. The Third United States World trade fair at the Coliseum on Columbus Circle in New York city. Flags hang on walls in the building. Stalls from various countries around the world like France,Germany,Norway,Italy,India,Venezuela, Japan,Luxembourg and China. Two men ride up on escalator. Men greeted by a Japanese woman at Japanese stall. Japanese woman adjusts flowers kept in a porcelain vase. Japanese Noritake China crockery and furniture on display along with other Japanese merchandise like vase,bowls,scissors. American women check Japanese leather bags made by Matsutaki Company. Bamboo merchandise on display. Silk clothes made by Kanegafuchi spinning company are also on display. 1964-65.
U.S. Army Sergeant York passes away in the United States on September 2, 1964. Scenes from the life of Sergeant York. Alvin York seen flashing the 'V' for victory sign. York in the front yard of his home. Newspaper headline reads, 'War with Germany.' World War I draftees in civilian clothing marching along with tags pinned to their clothes. World War 1 inductees undergoing physical examination as they enter the U.S. Army. Soldiers standing in formation. Closeup of front of artillery piece as it fires. Trench fighting against the enemy on a World War I battlefield. Soldiers rushing out of trenches to charge the enemy. Sergeant York in uniform during WWI. Later in life, Sergeant York is seen seated in a car with his wife as photographers scramble to take photos. Sergeant York at the White House with his family. York receives a citation from the Gold Star Mothers Club and then gives a short speech.
North Vietnamese documentary propaganda film. North Vietnamese gun boats firing in a river. North Vietnamese antiaircraft guns firing. Wreckage of downed U.S. Navy airplane. Captured U.S. pilot under guard by armed North Vietnamese sailor. Viet Cong firing machine guns at American aircraft. A transport plane hit by gunfire and burning in flight. Armed American soldiers running from a crashed helicopter. American MPs in a jeep pass a cyclist on city street. President Lyndon Baines Johnson; Secretary of Defense, Robert McNamara; Secretary of State, Dean Rusk; U.S. Air Force General Curtis Lemay. Dean Rusk and Robert McNamara meeting with Vietnamese officials.Vietnamese man looking through periscopic binoculars. The North Vietnamese flag. Waterfront with factory on shore and Junks in the water. A manufacturing complex. Harvester in farm. Vietnamese school girls dancing in school yard. Vietnamese gun crew at an antiaircraft gun. Vietnamese Navy gun crew on deck of a gunboat. Vietcong preparing booby traps. Viet Cong escorting South Vietnamese prisoner. Vietnamese paratroops. Headlines of American newspapers saying U.S. officials urge raids against North Vietnam. Map showing U.S. attacks on Vietnam. Map highlights date 30th July 1964 and Tau Chien. U.S. aircraft carriers and task force underway at sea. Map highlights Hanoi and date 1st August 1964. Map highlights 2nd August 1964. Guns on ships fired by gun crew. Battleship underway at sea. Map highlights date 3rd August 1964. Map highlights Gulf of Tonkin and date 4th August 1964. Officials in a meeting. U.S. President Lyndon B Johnson speaks at mike. Men under a plane parked on airfield. U.S. carrier underway at sea. Map highlights date 5th August 1964. Aircraft takes off from carrier to attack North Vietnam. Vietcong fire on U.S. planes overhead. Machine guns fired. Men fire guns from North Vietnamese torpedo boat. Torpedo boats and American destroyers in fight.
U.S. Attorney General Robert Kennedy's visit to John F Kennedy Platz in Germany. A large crowd gathered at the John F Kennedy Platz in Germany. The entrance to the Platz. Robert Kennedy, United States Attorney General and one of the younger brothers of U.S. President John F Kennedy, enters with several officials. Robert Kennedy receives an ovation from the crowd. Robert Kennedy, with his wife Ethel Skakel and three children, and other officials. The crowd waves to the group. Robert Kennedy with other officials. Robert Kennedy dedicates the plaque commemorating President John F Kennedy's speech on his last visit to Berlin a year before. The crowd waves and cheers. Robert Kennedy speaks to the people. The large crowd gathered listens. People in the crowd wave U.S. flag. A man with a camera in the crowd. Robert Kennedy moves with other officials. The crowd watches the proceedings.
Children with their parents and shoppers in market during the holidays of Christmas in various countries of world like Germany, Canada and United States. Children watch from windows of a toy shop, various new toys, puppets and decorating items in Germany. Children with their parents sitting in a toy train watch various toys and decorations. Parents with their children move around Christmas trees in Canada. Decorations of streets and houses. Crowd of shoppers in markets buys gifts for their neighbors and friends. A figure skier in the dress of Santa Clause skies in a ring.
Views of the 1964 World's Fair in New York. Shot of the Unisphere, which is the symbol of the 1964 World's Fair. Street level view of crowds at the World's Fair. Lighting, decorations and fireworks at the World's Fair at night.