• Short Summary

    President Harry Truman pays tribute to Roosevelt and U.S. navy. New York, America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title reads - News of the Day. Navy's Great Day! President Truman leads millions in tribute to fighting men and ships of U.S. victory fleets!'

    New York, America (USA).

    Various shots of the fleet on Hudson river. M/S people lined up to watch. High angle shot of New York and river, various shots of the ships. Several shots of U.S. 'Franklin D Roosevelt' aircraft carrier in Brooklyn Navy yard. M/S as a platform rises up to the carrier. M/S sailors lined up. M/S of President Harry Truman walking to carrier with Mayor La Guardia. L/S crowds on board. M/S Truman and mayor with Mrs Forrestal, Mrs Truman and Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt. M/S Truman making speech about Franklin Roosevelt. M/S as planes fly over. M/S as President watches. L/S as planes fly over forming initials 'FDR'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:44:00 / 01:37:39:00
    UN 1427 B

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