Rome at the time of the signing of the EEC and EAEC Treaties (Rome, March 1957)

On 25 March 1957, in Rome, Joseph Bech, Luxembourg Foreign Minister, takes part in the ceremony held to mark the signing of the Treaties establishing the European Economic Community (EEC) and the European Atomic Energy Community (EAEC or Euratom). The day before the ceremony, he makes the most of the opportunity to capture, with his own camera, this colour film of the ‘Eternal City’ and of the official reception organised by the Italian Government at the Quirinal Palace and at the Villa Madama in honour of the negotiators of and signatories to the Treaties.

Source and copyright

Source: Collection Joseph Bech, n°9: Rome, Marché commun / prise de vue : Joseph Bech.- Rome: Joseph Bech [Prod.], mars 1957. Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Dudelange. - VIDEO (00:02:09, Couleur, Muet).
CLT-UFA, 45, Boulevard Pierre Frieden, L-1543 Luxembourg.

Copyright: (c) M. Joseph Bech/Centre national de l'audiovisuel, Luxembourg

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