• Short Summary

    Mourners watch the casket being carried out of a house at the funeral of Ex-President Woodrow Wilson

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Funeral of Ex-President Wilson - All America mourns her war time leader

    USA: Washington D.C.: National Cathedral:
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    Dignitaries and mourners line the route to the funeral of former American President Thomas Woodrow Wilson

    Video Roll Title: Funeral of Ex-President Wilson: 127ft
    Funeral of EX PRESIDENT WILSON

    MLV AND LV COFFIN CARRIED OUT OF HOUSE TO CAR

    (27ft)


    TITLE: MRS. WILSON, WHOSE COURAGE AND LOYALTY HAVE BEEN AN INSPIRATION TO AMERICAN WOMANHOOD, LEADS THE WAY WITH HER BROTHER-FOLLOWED BY W.G. McADOO, FORMER SEC. OF THE TREASURY AND MRS. McADOO AND HER SISTER MISS MARGARET WILSON

    (28ft)


    2LVS PEOPLE COME OUT OF HOUSE, WOMEN VEILED

    (44ft)


    TITLE: PRES. COOLIDGE BESPEAKS THE GRIEF OF A SORROWING NATION

    (44ft)


    LV MEN COME OUT AND STAND

    (61ft)


    MLV CROWD

    (64ft)


    SEV. SHOTS CARS IN PROCESSION, AND CROWD

    (92ft)


    SEV. TOP LVS, CAR STOPS, COFFIN TAKEN OUT, CARRIED INTO CHURCH

    (122ft)


    LV FLOOR OF CHURCH?

    (126ft)


    TITLE: NATION PAYS HOMAGE AS WOODROW WILSON GOES TO HIS LAST RESTING PLACE

    (137ft)


    TITLE: IN ACCORDANCE WITH HIS OWN WISHES, THE SIMPLEST OF RITES MARK THE BURIAL OF AMERICA'S GREAT WAR PRES WHOSE WORD ONCE DECIDED THE FATE OF EMPIRES

    (157ft)


    TITLE: COMRADES OF THE WORLD WAR TENDERLY BEAR THE MORTAL REMAINS OF THEIR C-IN-C FROM HIS HOME

    (170ft)


    TITLE: PICKED HEROES OF THE WORLD WAR FORM AN HONOUR GUARD

    (178ft)


    DOUBLE EXPOSURE, CAR PASSING WITH COFFIN AND CU OF PORTRAIT OF PRES.

    (185ft)


    LVS PRIEST AND OTHERS COME OUT OF HOUSE, COFFIN OUT AND IN CAR

    (205ft)


    REPEAT TITLE MRS. WILSON ETC.

    (226ft)

    mourning, funerals, funerary, ceremony, ceremonies, politician, politicians, American
    CAR BY ROADSIDE AND TITLE 2

    (235ft)


    TOP GV PRES. CAR WITH GUARD IN PROCESSION

    (262ft)


    TITLE: COUNTLESS MILLIONS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD MOURN AS THE MOST RIGIDLY SIMPLE FUNERAL PROCESSION EVER HELD FOR AN EX-PRES. WENDS ITS SOLEMN WAY THRU THE HUSHED CAPITAL

    (278ft)


    CAR IN PROCESSION, DRAWS UP LVS

    (292ft)


    TITLE: A GLIMPSE INTO THE CHAPEL

    (295ft)


    LV OF CHAPEL

    (301ft)


    LV PART OF CHURCH

    (308ft)


    TITLE: AT BETHLEHEM CHAPEL WHERE THE MORTAL REMAINS OF THE EX-PRES. WILL LIE UNTIL THE CATHEDRAL IS FINISHED

    (319ft)


    LV CHAPEL ENTRANCE

    (320ft)


    LV MOUNTED POLICE LEAD PROCESSION

    (340ft)


    TITLE: THE NATIONAL CATHEDRAL AS IT WILL LOOK WHEN COMPLETED-A FITTING TEMPLE FOR THE EARTHLY REMAINS OF OUR BELOVED WAR PRES.

    (352ft)


    2LVS MODEL

    (363ft)


    SEV. SHOTS PROCESSION

    (413ft)


    TITLE: REVERENT THRONGS LINE THE ROAD TO BETHLEHEM CHAPEL IN THE UNFINISHED NATIONAL CATHEDRAL

    (422ft)


    LVS PROCESSION AND REMOVING COFFIN FROM CAR

    (462ft)
    Background: Mourners watch the casket being carried out of a house at the funeral of Ex-President Woodrow Wilson

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA59674A6CBEL6MRT724U93RHLQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA59674A6CBEL6MRT724U93RHLQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1924
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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