• Short Summary

    Retrospective piece on the life of Eleanor Roosevelt.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Mrs Franklin D Roosevelt 1884-1962". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    United States of America (USA).

    MS Franklin D Roosevelt and Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt pose in garden with family in 1924. MS The Roosevelts in sitting room of their house. LS Capitol building in Washington DC. MS The Roosevelts in open car during first presidential election. VS The President and Mrs Roosevelt wave from the Balcony of the White House. Various shots Eleanor Roosevelt visiting various organisations e.g. Red Cross & Young Farmers. Various shots as Eleanor Roosevelt does square dance. Various shots Mrs Roosevelt visiting forces during WWII. Various shots Mrs Roosevelt being greeted by King George VI & Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) as she steps off train in London. GV UNO building. MS Mrs. Roosevelt at meeting table in United Nations Organisation session. MS On her arrival in India being greeted by Jawaharlal Pandit Nehru & Mrs Pandit. VS Of Mrs. Roosevelt being honoured in Holland. MS As Sir Winston Churchill accompanied by Mrs Roosevelt lays a wreath on the tomb of FDR at Hyde Park, New York. VS Mrs. Roosevelt welcomes some children at the front of her home on the Hudson. She takes them inside to show them around. They see a portrait of FDR. MS The portrait of FDR. Side view of Eleanor Roosevelt.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 08/11/1962.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:20:00 / 01:18:33:00
    UN 3679 E

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