• Short Summary

    President Roosevelt dedicates the St Lawrence River bridge and makes a speech pledging to help Canada.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Roosevelt Pledges Help to Canada

    CANADA: St Lawrence River: Thousand Islands Bridge:
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    * * Overlaid music heard during the following shots SOT * *
    AIR VIEW (AERIAL) Thousand Islands Bridge / Mackenzie King
    BRIDGES Bridge of a thousand Islands over St. Lawrence opened by Roosevelt & MacKenzie King

    KING. MacKenzie with Roosevelt opened Bridge of a thousand Islands over the St. Lawrence.

    ROOSEVELT Dedicates bridge of a thousand Islands across St. Lawrence & pledges to help Canada; Canada if she is attacked. Receives Honary Degree at Queen's University,Kingston, Ont:

    ST. LAWRENCE RIVER Blasting to Make Rds & Bridges to Canada from U.S. opened by Roosevelt & Mackenzie King

    Franklin Delano Roosevelt; Personalities - Politicians; Ceremonies - Inauguration; Civil Engineering; United States of America
    Background: President Roosevelt dedicates the St Lawrence River bridge and makes a speech pledging to help Canada.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA365SGGJHKQLI8SWSYBEH4ELS0
    Media URN:
    VLVA365SGGJHKQLI8SWSYBEH4ELS0
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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