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  • Short Summary

    Lord Mayor and Aldermen make donations to the Roosevelt Memorial Fund.

  • Description

    Title reads: "LONDON".

    London.

    The collection booth for the fund to erect a memorial of late American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Grosvenor Square, London. Crowd around the booth. Sir Bracewell Smith with Lord Greenwood and city deputies arrives to donation booth, crowd looking on. Lord Mayor of London Sir Bracewell Smith and city deputies hand in their contributions. Close up shot of face of Sir Bracewell Smith. People looking on.

    Various shots of sculptor Sir William Reid Dick with the statue of Roosevelt which he is modelling. Close up shot of a head and shoulders of statue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1418.20
    Media URN:
    46206
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:14:00 / 02:00:03:00
    Canister:
    46/93

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