• Short Summary

    American President Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicates his library in Hyde Park, New York. USA.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Roosevelt library dedicated.

    Hyde Park, New York. (America, USA).

    Exterior L/S of the Roosevelt library. Various interior shots of the library, apart from books, the library houses paintings, statues and records of the Roosevelt family in private apartments. M/S's of an effigy of Roosevelt in the style of the sphinx and life-size figures of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. A crowd gathers outside library and President Franklin D. Roosevelt makes a speech where he hands over his library to the nation and talks about the fight for democracy. The crowd applauds

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1121.21
    Media URN:
    39067
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:18:00 / 01:31:58:00
    Canister:
    41/58

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