• Short Summary

    Funeral ceremony for Mayor of Chicago killed in assassination attempt on Roosevelt.

  • Description

    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

    Film ID:
    578.07
    Media URN:
    58930
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:27:00 / 01:15:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 141 A

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