First Meeting of the Commission of the EEC

Type: Report   Reference: I-001664   Duration: 00:10:02  Lieu: Brussels - Chateau of Val-Duchesse
End production: 16/01/1958   First transmission: 16/01/1958
After their nomination, the Members of the first Commission of the EEC gathered at the Château of Val-Duchesse in Brussels, on the 16th of January 1958 where they took the public solemn undertaking stated by the Treaty of Rome.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
00:08:48 Title 00:00:05
00:08:53 Road sign indicating the Château of Val-Duchesse; arrival of a car; journalists (3 shots) 00:00:14
00:09:07 Walter Hallstein, President of the Commission of the EEC, and Sicco Mansholt, Vice-President of the Commission of the EEC in charge of Economic and Financial Affairs, Social Affairs, Agriculture (President of the group) and Administration 00:00:02
00:09:09 General view (from left to right, 00:09:17): Walter Hallstein; Sicco Mansholt; Robert Lemaignen, Member of the Commission of the EEC in charge of Social Affairs, Agriculture, Transport and Overseas Countries and Territories (President of the group), and Jean Rey, Member of the Commission of the EEC in charge of External Relations (President of the group), Internal Market and Competition 00:00:49
00:09:58 Cutaway 00:00:04
00:10:02 Speech by Walter Hallstein (no sound) (2 shots) 00:00:24
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