• Short Summary

    FDR leaves yacht in Florida and returns to Washington by train with son James.

  • Description

    Title reads: "President Roosevelt quits holiday cruise".

    Miami, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of Yacht 'Potomac' anchoring. President Franklin D. Roosevelt (aka FDR) waves from deck. A crowd of journalists, newsreel cameramen and press photographers wait on quayside with cheering crowds. Various shots of Roosevelt waving from open topped car. His son, James sits beside him. Spacing between 01:23:47 and 01:23:50, then 01:24:01 and 01:24:07.

    Intertitle reads: "Back to Work".

    Washington DC. Various shots of Roosevelt arriving back in Capital on 'Atlantic Coast Line Presidential Special' steam train. He poses for photos on balcony of train.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    945.28
    Media URN:
    16127
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:39:00 / 01:24:32:00
    Canister:
    37/101

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