JFK Visit to USS "Observation Island," 16 November 1963

JFK Visit to USS "Observation Island," 16 November 1963
16 November 1963
Silent motion picture of President John F. Kennedy going aboard the ship "Observation Island" during his visit to Cape Canaveral, Florida. President Kennedy arrives by helicopter, views a demonstration of the firing of a Polaris missile by the submarine "Andrew Jackson," and departs. Source: Paul Fisher, White House projectionist (MR 73-70). Origin: Probably shot by Navy cameramen. Processed by RCA, operating the Air Force Missile Test Center Photographic Laboratory. Unclassified. Materials in this series were created, commissioned, or collected by the United States Air Force.
1 film reel (color; silent; 16 mm; 171 feet; 4 minutes, 45 seconds)
Public Domain
National Archives and Records Administration. Office of Presidential Libraries. John F. Kennedy Library. (04/01/1985- )