Video of the Marshall Plan reconstruction in Great Britain after World War II. See the video on YouTube.
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On June 5, 1947 America’s greatest peace adventure got started with a speech by Secretary of State George C. Marshall. It was a commencement address at Harvard University. It set in motion a masterful plan to rebuild Europe from the ashes of World War II.
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Herbert Hoover addresses the nation about global hunger on May 17, 1946. See the video on YouTube.
Excerpt from a United Newsreel report of Herbert Hoover returning from world tour as the food ambassador to fight hunger. See the video at YouTube.
October 5th, 1947- Secretary of State George C. Marshall talks about hunger in Europe after World War II and food conservation. This was part of a special broadcast which included the first presidential address ever televised from the White House. See the video on YouTube.
A World War II video produced by the Department of Agriculture on the importance of food in winning the war and the peace. See the video on YouTube.
A film about the Marshall Plan to rebuild Europe after World War II. See the video on YouTube.
This short video has footage of George Marshall testifying before Congress in January, 1948 about the Marshall Plan to rebuild Europe after World War II. See the video on YouTube.
Secretary of State George Marshall speaking before Congress on November 10, 1947 about the Interim Aid program. Food for the hungry was a critical aspect of this program which preceded the Marshall Plan. See the video on YouTube.