Search the Archive

Nixon Tour / India / Vietnam #204844

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1969
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) President Nixon arrives in India, saying he'll work for generation of peace. P. Min. Indira Gandhi meets him.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Delhi, India) Motorcade shown, with President Nixon waving to crowds. Communist group shouts slogans and throws pebbles. Report on wreath-laying ceremony.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(New Delhi, India) President Nixon takes off shoes to enter memorial. Indians wouldn't have understood if he hadn't paid homage to Gandhi.
REPORTER: Winston Burdett

(Studio) President Nixon talks to reporters of Vietnam visit. He calls President Nguyen Van Thieu 1 of best pols. in world.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Burdett, Winston;
Cronkite, Walter;
Pierpoint, Robert

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.