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  • Short Summary

    President Coolidge at the monument to the Confederate dead from the American Civil War.

  • Description

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

    Flash frame title reads: "Arlington, VA. Nation's head pays tribute to Confederate dead - President Coolidge delivers address at Annual memorial exercises for the heroes of the Civil War."

    Arlington, Virginia, United States of America.

    Shots of American President Calvin Coolidge making a speech. The podium is hung with a Confederate flag as well as the stars and stripes. Cut away to crowd.

    Flash frame intertitle reads: "The President honours both dead and living heroes at the Confederate Monument."

    Coolidge lays a wreath and meets veterans of the American Civil War. LS of monument.

    Intertitle reads: "They help pay homage to comrades at whose side they once fought!"

    CU of two veterans of the Confederate Army. Tilt up Confederate monument.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:40:00 / 01:45:41:00
    UN 67 F

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