World War I: Building the peace

United States, 1960

Film
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The treaty of Versailles; its provisions and how it failed. Historic newsreel footage shows Wilson, Lloyd George and Clemenceau, and scenes of the conference at Versailles. A discussion of the Treaty of Versailles; points out that it was written as a series of compromises; its provisions and effects on the map and peoples of Europe; the League of Nations as an integral part of the Treaty, and the failure of the Treaty to ensure a lasting peace.

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Duration

00:10:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1960

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

323269

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Versailles (France)

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Military history

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Treaty of Versailles (1919)

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918 - Europe

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918 - History

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918 - Peace

History → History, Modern

History → Military history

History → Treaty of Versailles (1919)

History → World War, 1914-1918 - History

Places → Versailles (France)

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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