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  • Short Summary

    President Roosevelt travels on the American warship Houston through the Panama Canal.

  • Description

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

    Panama Canal.

    LS of Warship moving through the Panama Canal.

    Ranks of American sailors formed up on canal side.

    LS of President of the United States of America Franklin D Roosevelt waving from on board the warship USS Houston. More shots of troops. Shots of young children of African origin, one young boy salutes FDR.

    The ship begins to move through a lock. Closer shot of the President. More shots of the ship and the President.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    514.11
    Media URN:
    61427
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:00:00 / 01:23:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 54 M

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