• Short Summary

    Eleanor Roosevelt visits Glasgow shipyard, greeted by 15,000 workers and Sir Harry Lauder.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MRS ROOSEVELT IN SCOTLAND".

    Various locations of events.

    Various shots of Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt, American First Lady and wife of US President Franklin D Roosevelt, on a ship in Glasgow, Scotland, where she waves goodbye to the crews of ships going down to sea.

    She then goes ashore to take a tour around a Clydeside shipyard and meets 15,000 workers who have come out to welcome her in their lunchtime. M/S of veteran entertainer Sir Harry Lauder on the dais next to Mrs Roosevelt - he leads the enormous crowd in three cheers for Mrs Roosevelt.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1344.09
    Media URN:
    44339
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:33:00 / 01:11:35:00
    Canister:
    42/93

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