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  • Description

    Treasure Island, San Francisco Bay in the United States of America.

    Full titles read: "SAN FRANCISCO FAIR OPENED"

    L/S's of Governor Olsen turning a large key to symbolise the opening the of the golden gates of the giant theme park. L/S's of the man made fantasy island, which includes many L/S's of fantastic building and of the statue Pacifica. L/S's of fairground rides.

    M/S of two women eating ice cream. L/S of the Tower of the Sun. M/S's of President Roosevelt making a speech tot he 100,000 visitors which he talks of the his good neighbour policy and the need for peace in the western world. L/S's of President Franklin D Roosevelt leaving for Key West to view fleet manoeuvres.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    19164
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1003.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:29:00 / 01:09:26:00
    Canister:
    39/19
    Sort Number:
    39/019
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Religion & Politics Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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