German troops fight enemy in San Marino during World War II. A map highlights the Italian Front and the advance of German troops. German heavy artillery shell enemy positions and troops dynamite trees to block roads. Soldiers of the Hitler Youth reviewed and decorated by leader of the Hitler Youth, Artur Axmann.
A map shows cities on the Italian front. German troops fire shells at enemy positions in San Marino. Smoke rises from the top of a hill. German officers read a map and discuss the strategy for the attack. Germans blast dynamite on trees to block the road.
Citizens of the world's smallest republic hold election in San Marino. People assembled in front of a church. Elected regents and bishops walk during a procession. Troops marching.
A political crisis in San Marino. People gathered outside the government palace where the defeated Red government is staying up after it refused to step down. Guards on duty at the palace. Pressmen at a briefing inside the palace as members of the government justify their stand. Members of the duly elected democratic government in a factory as they hold a meeting.
Air Force airplanes of the Fascist Republic of Italy return from a raid on Gibraltar during World War II. The airplanes in flight. Airmen and officials greet Italian pilots, in the service of Germany, as they deplane.They are decorated for their service. Torpedo bomber aces Marino Marini (with jumpsuit) and Carlo Faggioni (with white beret) are visible.
A documentary on The United Nations Conference on International Organization that continued from April 25, 1945 to June 26, 1945 in San Francisco. A plane in flight and ships are seen in San Francisco Bay. Aerial views of Golden Gate Bridge. People on streets on San Francisco, with streetcars, buildings, pedestrians, and mid 1940's cars vseen. Aircraft parked at a USAF Base as delegates from 50 countries arrive. Delegates like Jan Christian Smuts from South Africa, Vyacheslav Molotov from Russia, U.S. secretary of State Edward Stettinius arrive in San Francisco. Delegates register for the conference. United States flag on a building. Interior of the War Memorial Opera House serving as the initial meeting hall. Delegates seated. U.S. President Harry S. Truman addressing the general assembly remotely, as delegates listen through radio speakers in the opera house. Narrator recalls words of Franklin Roosevelt and recorded audio of Roosevelt is heard where he urges continuation of the work first begun by the defunct League of Nations. View of various working committees and smaller groups of the organization meeting during the Spring of 1945. Representatives debate and review concepts initiated at the Dumbarton Oaks conference in Washington DC in 1944. Delegates addressing those assembled and signing documents that create the United Nations.