• Short Summary

    President Franklin Roosevelt speaks of Churchill's visit to America and the US war effort.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT ADDRESSES CONGRESS".

    Washington DC, United States of America.

    Various shots of President Franklin D Roosevelt addressing Congress. He speaks of the Churchill visit and wishes him a safe return. He reports on the American war programme for the coming year and calls for an extra war effort. He says this will give the enemy an idea of just what they accomplished in their attack on Pearl Harbour.

    Note: film is quite badly scratched and out of synch throughout. It may be possible to adjust and retransfer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1316.10
    Media URN:
    43606
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:09:00 / 01:17:38:00
    Canister:
    42/8

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