• Short Summary

    Good speeches by President Franklin D. Roosevelt about the need to uphold civil liberties and democracy. America (USA).

  • Description

    Item title reads - Freedom. President urges tolerance in U.S.

    America (USA). (LNER).

    Various L/Ss of crowds of people at the National Education Association convention on the site of the World's Fair in New York. M/S of President Franklin D. Roosevelt making a speech about civil liberties, the more they are taken away in other countries, the more they must be upheld in America.

    Intertitle - 'Washington'.

    Interior M/S of Roosevelt making speech, M/S of photographers taking pictures. C/U of him making speech about democracy, people applaud. He says the constitution will safeguard liberties.

    Cataloguer's note: the sound and picture are not in sync during the last speech.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    973.16
    Media URN:
    17398
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:46:00 / 01:16:30:00
    Canister:
    38/56

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment