• Short Summary

    Franklin D. Roosevelt takes the Presidential Oath - presumably in 1937.

  • Description

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

    Washington DC, United States of America.

    View over Washington. Shot of the Capitol building with podium outside. Closer shot of Capitol (pan down). People are standing with umbrellas. Shot of President Franklin D Roosevelt taking the Presidential Oath (you don't hear him). Shot of another man (presumably the Vice-President) taking the oath. Roosevelt solemnly swears (this time we hear him).

    Back views of various inaugurations. Shows everyone with umbrellas to protect them from the rain.

    N.B. Presumably this is FDR's inauguration in 1937.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    516.19
    Media URN:
    58080
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:00:00 / 01:43:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 56 K

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