• Short Summary

    American President Franklin D. Roosevelt visits Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires for Pan-American conference, and speaks about the need to maintain peace.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Maintenance of peace. President Roosevelt's visit to South America.

    Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires, South America.

    L/S as the ship "Indianapolis" sails into dock at Rio de Janeiro on the way to the Pan-American conference. L/S of crowds on the dock. M/S of American President Franklin D. Roosevelt stood on the steps, naval officers salute and crowds wave. M/S interior, Roosevelt shakes hands with President of Rio, Getulio Dornelles Vargas. Roosevelt gives a speech about how peace lets the strong help the weak to survive.

    L/S of conference building at Buenos Aires. M/S interior of Roosevelt in front of microphones. He makes a speech there for the continuance of the blessings of peace.
    M/S of his car setting off, he waves his hat and smiles. L/S of the streets which are very crowded, everyone is waving and cheering.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    903.01
    Media URN:
    13268
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:23:00
    Canister:
    36/101

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