• Short Summary

    President Hoover opens a bridge over the Potomac River in Arlington.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Hoovers Inspect Potomac Span - President and First Lady accompany Vice President Curtis on opening of the Arlington Memorial Bridge." American Voiceover.

    Arlington, Virginia, United States of America.

    GV Arlington Memorial bridge over the Potomac River. It links Arlington and the Lincoln Memorial.

    Cars drive over bridge and come to a halt. Shots of President Herbert C Hoover, Mrs Hoover and Vice President Curtis walking across the bridge. Interesting shots of the bridge as it raises to allow river traffic underneath.

    Shots of Presidential party. Shots of the draw of the bridge coming down. Cars cross the river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    530.03
    Media URN:
    58218
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:45:00 / 01:11:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 64 C

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