• Short Summary

    President Roosevelt makes a rousing speech about sending materials to aid the democracies.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots, American President Franklin D Roosevelt addressing Congress. He says "At no previous time has American security been so seriously affected from without as it is today. Let us say to the democracies, We America are vitally concerned in your fight for freedom. We shall send you in ever increasing numbers, ships, planes, tanks, guns. That is our purpose and our pledge. Such aid is not an act of war.... Our support goes to those who struggle to gain freedom and human rights."

    N.B. This address to Congress took place in November 1940.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    594.22
    Media URN:
    59326
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:12:00 / 01:54:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 170 C

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