• Short Summary

    President elect Roosevelt gets a large bodyguard following an assassination attempt.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New York. Taking no chance. Human wall of plain & uniformed police - now guards life of President Roosevelt."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Large number of policemen gathered in railway station. MS various dignitaries including Police Commissioner Mulrooney.

    A steam train pulls into the platform. LS President Franklin D Roosevelt on end of train.

    Large number of police gather round car to carry President FDR. Secret Service men stand on the running boards of the Presidential car as it drives slowly away.

    Car travels down crowd lined New York street.

    CU President elect Roosevelt.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    699.18
    Media URN:
    6033
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:55:00 / 01:22:47:00
    Canister:
    33/19

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