• Short Summary

    Franklin Roosevelt meets top industrialists and speaks on the dangers from spies and traitors.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "President Roosevelt With His Defence Council".

    White House, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    VS. of American President Franklin D. Roosevelt in his office with the heads of some of America's big industries whom he has called upon to form his defence council.

    CU Roosevelt sitting at his desk speaking about the threat to America from Fifth columnists and spies and the need for strong moral and mental defences.

    N.B. A version of this story was also included in the Dublin reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1047.27
    Media URN:
    20859
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:25:00 / 01:37:45:00
    Canister:
    40/49

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