George Herbert Walker Bush speaks to the 1984 Republican National Convention as the nominee for Vice President. Supporters cheer holding banners. Childhood pictures of George W. Bush with his family. He is shown as a fighter in a squadron in the U.S. Navy in World War II. Footage of his rescue by submarine after he is shot down. Footage of Yale University and a photo of Bush wearing a Yale sweatshirt. George H W Bush starting in the oil business in Texas. Shots of oil workers drilling for oil and an offshore platform. A reporter interviews Bush in the 1960's in front of the U.S. Capitol building in the background. Footage of Bush speaking before the United Nations in his role as U.N. Ambassador. Vice President Bush meets Chinese officials. George H. W. Bush with Barbara Bush and their five children, including George W. Bush, as he announces his candidacy for President in 1979. The Vice President with U.S. President Ronald Reagan at Reagan's ranch, in a meeting with Tip O'Neil, and on the steps of United States Capitol building.
Television broadcast during the Presidential elections of 1984. In Los Angeles at the Century Plaza Hotel : People cheer raising flags of America. The President of the United States Ronald Wilson Reagan during his election victory speech addresses reducing use of nuclear weapons. Views of Reagan's supporters cheering.
United States Presidential election campaign in the United States. The Republican candidate, Ronald Reagan, accepts the Presidential candidacy in his speech. His supporters cheer holding banners. Childhood pictures of Ronald Reagan with his family. He played football for the Eureka Team. He was also part of a base ball team and went for a training camp. Ronald Reagan became a Hollywood actor. He also joined the army for a few years. He sits on the 'Theater Ronald Reagan' chair. He was a strong supporter of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. President Ronald Reagan wins the election. President Reagan stands with George Herbert Walker Bush, the Republican candidate for the Vice President. The President at the oath ceremony at the United States Capitol in Washington DC. President Reagan is shot and is rushed to a hospital. The President resumes work after his recovery. He concentrates on the economic growth of the United States. Engineers construct a building. President Reagan visits a cemetery with wife Nancy Davis. The President and the First Lady visit Japan, China and South Korea.
The United States Presidential elections campaign in the United States. Democratic candidate Walter Mondale gives a speech during the campaign. His supporters holding banners. Picture of Mondale with his family. President Franklin D Roosevelt seated with officials. Walter Mondale elected captain of the football team in his school days. Mondale with his wife and three children. He spends time with his family playing and dinning outdoors. Mondale speaks with children. He also became a consumer protector. Walter Mondale in Georgia and Washington DC during the elections campaign. Officers take pictures. He travels to Louisiana and New Jersey during the campaign trip.
Preparation for the 1984 summer Olympics in Los Angeles,United States. Written on a wall 'California State University Dominguez Hills'. A curved race track. A board reads 'Rider Time'. Seats around the race course. A watch tower with a ladder in its front. Sprinklers used to wet the ground.
United States Joint Chiefs of staff pose for formal portrait in Washington D.C., United States. Joint Chiefs of Staff seated at the table for a formal portrait. Officers seated at the table from the left; General Fred C. Weyand, United states Army, General David C. Jones. United States Air Force, General George S. Brown, United States Air force, Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Admiral James L. Holloway, United States Navy, General Robert E. Cushman, United states Marine Corps, Operations deputies stand in the background. Lieutenant General Donald H. Cowles, United States Army, Lieutenant Huyser, United States Air Force, Vice Admiral Train, United states Navy, Vice Admiral Tailey, United States Navy, Lieutenant General Beckington, United States Marine corps. United States Secretary of Defense, James R. Schlesinger, Deputy Secretary William P. Clements and Joint Chiefs of Staff at a conference table. Secretary Schlesinger smokes a pipe and speaks to General Brown. A man clicks a picture.