Meeting of the Eighteen-Nation Committee on Disarmament (United Nations) on January 27, 1966, at the Palace of Nations, Geneva, Switzerland. Seen among others are: William Forster, U.S. representative; Soviet chief negotiator, S.K.Tsarapkin; and British representative, Lord Chalfont (Alun Arthur Gwynne Jones, Baron Chalfont). Views of the meeting starting with Mr. Tsarapkin as the Chair. Camera pans interior of the Palace of Nations. View of the outside of the building. Press briefing with closeup of Mr. Tsarapkin as he voices the USSR support for discussion of draft treaties to stop the spread of nuclear weapons. Closeups of U.S. delegate William Forster standing by a lake as narrator speaks of the hope for progress. Different sequence shows Joan Baez singing her song "Last night I had the strangest dream," at a rally near the Washington Monument, in Washington, DC, on November 15, 1969. This gathering of hundreds of thousands in peaceful protest, was organized by the National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam.
King Faisal ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia during a visit to Washington DC. Aerial views of Washington DC converging on a view of the White House. People stand outside the White House. U.S. President Johnson talks to Secretary of State, Dean Rusk, on the lawn,in front of the White House. An officer salutes. Dignitaries and officials stand in front of the White House. The Washington monument in Washington DC. A U.S. helicopter lands. A sign reads ' Welcome King His Majesty King Faisal'. King Faisal gets out of the helicopter with other officials. President Johnson greets him. King Faisal waves to the people. He gets in a car. A crowd on either side of the streets to welcome the King. A man speaks into a microphone. A television in the background.
King Faisal ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia during a visit to Washington DC. A banner across the street reads 'Welcome His Majesty King Faisal'. Cars move out of the White House. Spectators line the sidewalks outside the White House. The White House in the background. Flags of the United States and Saudi Arabia. A military bands plays. U,S. military units parade. Spectators line the sidewalks. The King and President Johnson in a motorcade. A poster of King Faisal and President Johnson on a pole. A flag of Saudi Arabia and a poster beneath the flag. The King and the President ride in the rear seat of a limousine, with Secretary of State, while Dean Rusk, and another official occupy the seat in front of them. Secret Service agents stand on the rear of the limousine. People standing at the road side applaud to welcome the King. A flag of Saudi Arabia. U.S. military honor guard. The limousine stops at Blair House, across from the White House, on Pennsylvania Avenue. President Johnson and the King of Saudi Arabia step from the car. An greets them and presents the King with a token gift. Photographers take pictures. The King speaks into a microphone, thanking the official for the gift, and also shakes hands with the President. A soldier salutes. President Johnson escorts King Faisal up the steps ot Blair House.
King Faisal of Saudi Arabia during a visit to Washington DC. King Faisal waves as he arrives at an informal luncheon and press conference, hosted by the Washington press corps. Members of the press applaud. The King makes some remarks and concludes his speech by saying that the time spent with President Johnson were the happiest and most delightful in his life . The King is given a formal sendoff on departure, including military honors and 21 gun salute. U.S. Vice President Hubert Humphrey represents the American people during these formalities. King Faisal boards a helicopter, waves, and the helicopter takes off, ending his visit to Washington, DC.
Scenes of downtown Seattle, Washington. Pedestrians cross streets near Pike and 4th Ave. Vehicular traffic, including an orange 1966 Ford Mustang and a white Ford Thunderbird is seen. Buildings seen include the Equitable Building, Florsheim Shoes, Rivkins Jewelers, and Pay n Save. A monorail train is seen near Pine Street.
Monuments in Washington DC. View of the Lincoln Memorial with snow covered surface and trees in front. View of reflecting pool and Washington Monument from Lincoln Memorial, covered in snow. Snow covered steps of Lincoln Memorial leading up to Lincoln Memorial. The Washington National Cathedral with trees in the foreground.