• Short Summary

    President Roosevelt introduces members of his cabinet to the viewers of the newsreels.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1933?

    United States of America (USA).

    American President, Franklin D Roosevelt sits behind a desk surrounded by members of his 1933 Cabinet.

    FDR talks how it has taken eight months before the Cabinet coul dcome together to be phtographed becuase they had been so busy. CU of Roosevelt as he continues. Roosevelt introduces members of the Cabinet and the camera pans to show their faces.

    They include: Secretary of State Cordell Hull. Secretary of War Governor Dern, from Utah. Post Master General James Farley. Secretary of the Interior Ichus (sp?). Secretary of Commerce Roper. Secretary of the Treasury Wooden (sp?). Attorney General Cummings. Secretary of the Navy Mr Swanson. Secretary of the Agriculture Wallace. Secretary of Labor Miss Frances Perkins. The first woman in the cabinet.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:53:00 / 01:45:05:00
    UN 54 H

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