• Short Summary

    Eleanor Roosevelt and Doris Duke Cromwell visit Federal Homestead Project in West Virginia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mrs. Roosevelt tours homestead with richest girl".

    West Virginia, United States of America.

    First Lady meets Richest Lady in USA. Eleanor Roosevelt (wife of President Franklin D Roosevelt) visits the Federal Homestead Project with wealthy heiress Doris Duke Cromwell. We see the 2 women touring a farm with an entourage of dignitaries and journalists. We see Mrs R. being interviewed by a reporter. According to narrator she speaks on subject of housing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    945.12
    Media URN:
    16111
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:50:00 / 01:08:32:00
    Canister:
    37/98

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