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  • Short Summary

    Funeral of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Washington, America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Funeral of American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Washington, America (USA).

    L/S of the American flag flying at half mast over the White House. Various shots of people gathered to watch. Various shots of people in tears as they line the street at Roosevelt's funeral. High angle shot of cortege passing. Various shots of crowds watching and crying. M/S coffin being carried in for service. M/S dignitaries entering. L/S crowds. C/U children watching. M/S's people crying. M/S as Eleanor and rest of family emerge. M/S Anthony Eden. Various shots of dignitaries at funeral. Various shots as army officer gets off plane and greets officials waiting for him. M/S people in wheelchairs sat outside. M/S as train carrying coffin pulls out of station. M/S from point of view of train of crowds gathered to watch. L/S crowds. Various shots of dignitaries and family. M/S coffin on gun carriage.

    Cataloguer's note: People featured are Franklin Roosevelt Junior, Harry Truman, Bernard Baruch, Senator Tom Connolly, Arthur Vandenburg, and Thomas Dewey. These are the cuts for 'Funeral of President Roosevelt' in 45/36.

    Cataloguers Note: Spelling Variations - Vandenburg or Vandenberg

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2038.15
    Media URN:
    62554
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:05:00 / 01:41:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 1243 C

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