Parade on streets welcomes Stanton Griffis, U.S. ambassador to Spain in Madrid, Spain. Parade moves to the National Palace. Ambassador Griffis sits in a wagon. Soldiers and other officials gather to welcome Griffis. People from Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other officials gather to welcome ambassador. He meets all of them.
Various locations in Madrid , Spain. A map shows location of Spain. View of the capital city, Madrid, in Spain. The "Puerta del Sol", the center of Madrid, and starting point of the Spanish national road network. Exteriors of the "Museo del Prado", one of the world's leading art galleries, and the statue of the painter Velazquez.. View of pond and surroundings in the park of "Buen Retiro", a famous garden in the center of Madrid.
U.S. Navy Chief of Staff Admiral Forrest Sherman in Madrid, Spain prior to his death in Naples, Italy. He is accompanied by his wife. He attends a diplomatic reception. Sherman with Spanish dignitaries. Sherman with General Francisco Franco.
Army of Nationalist Spain attacks Spain Republic troops in Madrid, Spain. View over desert showing troops firing machine guns and rifles behind low ditches. Smoke rises as a result of an explosion. Troops march and parade on streets in the city of Madrid, Spain.
Spain's Head of State General Francisco Franco in Madrid, Spain. General Franco presides over the opening of a Falangist girls' school. The General with the teachers. Students do craft work on tables. Students' craft work including hand made dolls on display. Franco tours the school with the teachers and other officials. Teachers present awards to the students. Girls stand holding Madrid flags. Girls in lines during the function.
Blue Division Spanish soldiers in Madrid, Spain during World War II. Flags of Spain and Germany on El Estacion del Norte train station in Madrid. Officers gives speeches. Spanish spectators observe. A train pulls into the station. A large crowd at the station. The Spanish citizens greet soldiers and salute them. Spanish soldiers say goodbye to their wives and families at the station. They are bound for the Eastern Front, serving as volunteers in the German Army.