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    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Full title reads: "50,000 March For Cermak In Chicago Rites. Impressive tribute paid to martyred Mayor by city he loved so well." American voiceover.

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

    Funeral ceremony for Mayor Anton Cermak. Cermak was killed by an assassin attempting to kill President Roosevelt. Various shots of of the parade carrying the coffin. Shots of the family entering the stadium where the Major will lie in state.

    Interior shots of stadium where the coffin is placed in the middle of a large cross made of flowers. Shots of various Senators and others at the service. Various shots of the ceremony.

    N.B. Cermak died in March 1933.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58930
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    578.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:27:00 / 01:15:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 141 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0141 A
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Newsreels
    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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