Press conferences and other activities as Eisenhower undergoes a surgery at the Walter Reed Hospital in Washington DC.
Washington DC USA Date:1956, June 11 Duration:2 min 11 sec Sound:Yes
U.S. President Dwight David Eisenhower suffers an intestinal ailment in Washington DC, United States. White House Press Secretary James Hagerty addresses newsmen. An ambulance carries U.S. President to the Walter Reed Army Medical Center for surgery as he suffers from an intestinal ailment. Photographers click pictures. People gathered and cars parked outside the hospital. The First Lady of the United States Mamie Doud Eisenhower and her son John Sheldon Doud Eisenhower arrive at the hospital. Exteriors of the hospital. Newsmen sit and note as doctor Leonard Dudley Heaton explains through a diagram the part of the intestine removed. James Hagerty addresses newsmen and a press conference.
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