• Short Summary

    Alfred Landon, governor of Kansas, is announced as Republican Presidential Candidate.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Republican Candidate. Governor Landon to oppose President Roosevelt".

    United States of America, USA.

    L/S of Republican National Convention, a large room full of people cheering. M/S of John Hamilton (Alfred Landon's campaign manager) speaking from a podium. On front of podium are letters; 'NBC', 'CBS' and 'MBS'. Hamilton nominates Landon, governor for Kansas, to run for president in next election. Crowds give him a standing ovation.

    M/S of party officials on podium, declaring Landon as official Republican Presidential candidate. More shots of cheering, people wave banners with Landon's name and pictures on. C/U of little girl dressed as Statue of Liberty. More shots of cheering crowds, balloons fall from the ceiling. C/U of portrait of Landon.

    Various shots of Landon and his wife standing behind row of microphones. They wave and smile and people cheer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    885.04
    Media URN:
    13008
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:15:00 / 01:08:59:00
    Canister:
    36/50

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