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    Scenes of TR and his sons Quentin and Archie, 1917-1918 [1] Catalog Record Only

    Unrelated segments of Quentin, Archie, and TR at various times and locations: medium close view of Quentin wearing a WWI uniform and standing by a wooden shed in Mineola, New York, May 1917; long shot of Archie in uniform, with a cane, standing by a building, possibly in 1918; Archie in uniform astride a horse possibly in 1917; medium shot of TR speaking from ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    Memorial services for TR at Van Cortlandt Park, New York, Oct. 1919. Catalog Record Only

    Scenes of Roosevelt Memorial Association ceremonies on Oct. 20-21, 1919, at Van Cortlandt Park and Roosevelt High School, New York City. In honor of Roosevelt's death a memorial flag, carried across New York State, is officially received, first at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx on Oct. 20, and the following day at Roosevelt High School. Shots at the Park include Samuel Abbott, originator ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    TR speaking at Battery Park, New York, June 1910. Catalog Record Only

    On June 18, 1910, TR was welcomed home to New York City after a fifteen-month tour abroad. City ceremonies included brief speeches delivered by TR and Mayor William J. Gaynor at Battery Park. Film includes side and front views of TR speaking from written notes on Battery platform, with Mayor Gaynor standing behind him; what appears to be a Spanish-American War veteran assisting on ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1910
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    Mrs. Roosevelt, Sr., and Mrs. J. H. Hammond photographed on the roof of Roosevelt House, 1927; Mrs. Roosevelt arrives at Roosevelt House. Catalog Record Only

    Mrs. Edith Roosevelt is helped out of a car by a chauffeur. She is probably arriving at Roosevelt House, TR's birthplace in New York City, for a tea held in her honor April 4, 1927 by the Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association. Second sequence consists of medium shots of Mrs. Roosevelt talking to Mrs. John Henry Hammond, President of the WRMA, as both women stand ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1927
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    Dedication of Roosevelt House, 1923. Catalog Record Only

    Exterior views of TR's birthplace, Roosevelt House, on its dedication day. Bought and restored by the Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association, the brownstone is officially opened to visitors on Oct. 27, 1923. Views of street crowds; the Gloria Trumpeters, four young women in Grecian costume who herald event with trumpet music from the balcony of Roosevelt House; William T. Manning, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1923
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    TR speaking at Sagamore Hill [1916-1918] [2] Catalog Record Only

    Three sequences of TR addressing groups from the porch at Sagamore Hill. First sequence is TR speaking to a group of people on Sept. 8, 1917 at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign at Sagamore Hill. Second sequence is probably TR encouraging New York District volunteer workers for the third Liberty Loan on Apr. 2, 1918. Final views of TR ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
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    Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association meeting at Roosevelt House, 1923 [1] Catalog Record Only

    Medium close shots of small group of WRMA members standing and sitting around desk on which a bust of TR is visible. Woman speaking and gesturing with ledger in her hand is Mrs. John Henry Hammond, president of the organization. The woman wearing a fur collar seated to Mrs. Hammond's right is probably Mrs. William Curtis Demorest; the next woman wearing a dark hat ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1923
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    Mr. Garfield presenting medals to 1929 medalists. Catalog Record Only

    On October 27, 1929, during a banquet at Roosevelt House in New York City, James R. Garfield, president of RMA, presents the Roosevelt Medals for Distinguished Service to: Dr. Herbert Putnam, Librarian of Congress, for the administration of public office; Owen D. Young, statesman, in the field of international affairs; and Owen Wister, author, in the field of American literature. Medium shot of the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1929
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    TR scenes purchased from different dealers. Catalog Record Only

    Compilation film consists of views of TR engaging in a variety of activities: 1) TR stands in open car and tips his hat to crowd; he walks with a group of men, one of whom wears a pennant which says Oklahoma; TR again in open automobile; film probably taken ca. 1917-1918; 2) TR speaks at the opening of the fourth Liberty Loan campaign in ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1912
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    Mr. Hagedorn and Mrs. Wood at Roosevelt House [1924, Short version] Catalog Record Only

    Scenes of Hermann Hagedorn, director and secretary of the Roosevelt Memorial Association, and Mrs. Henry A. Wise Wood, vice-president of the Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association and chairman of its Education Committee. In separate sequences first Hagedorn, then Wood appear seated at desk in the library of Roosevelt House, birthplace of Theodore Roosevelt and headquarters of the Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association. In final sequence Hagedorn ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1924
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    Roosevelt scenes from RMA productions. Catalog Record Only

    Compilation film includes many short sequences representing TR's varied activities and interests. He waves from steps of City Hall in New York City, Sept. 6, 1918, after delivering an address during the Lafayette-Marne Day exercises; TR poses with members of his 1913-1914 expedition to South America and with American and Brazilian officials in Rio de Janeiro. Views of what is probably TR's 1912 Progressive ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1912
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    Moving exhibits into Roosevelt House, 1923. Catalog Record Only

    In preparation for the ceremonial dedication of Roosevelt House, TR's birthplace at 28 E. 20th St., New York City, a moving van filled with TR memorabilia is unloaded in October 1923. Parking in front of the brownstone, restored by the Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association and to be dedicated on TR's birthday, Oct. 27, the movers display for camera the following items: framed etchings, photographs, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1923
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    Mr. Hagedorn and Mr. Akeley at Roosevelt House, 1925 [1] Catalog Record Only

    Various views from many different camera angles of Hermann Hagedorn, RMA Director and Secretary, and Carl E. Akeley, RMA Trustee, in Roosevelt House: Hagedorn, standing on stage in the auditorium and speaking, introduces Akeley who stands and speaks; medium and close shots of Hagedorn speaking; two takes of Akeley sitting at desk, unfolding letter, putting on glasses, reading letter and marking it with a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1925
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    Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association meeting at Roosevelt House, 1923 [2] Catalog Record Only

    Medium close shots of small group of WRMA members standing and sitting around desk on which a bust of TR is visible. Woman speaking and gesturing with ledger in her hand is Mrs. John Henry Hammond, president of the organization. The woman wearing a fur collar seated to Mrs. Hammond's right is probably Mrs. William Curtis Demorest; the next woman wearing a dark hat ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1923
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    Memorial services for TR on the steps of the New York Public Library, 1919 [2] Catalog Record Only

    In honor of TR's birthday the week of October 20-27, 1919 was declared Roosevelt Week by the Roosevelt Memorial Association. As one of the events, an official Roosevelt memorial flag, which has been carried across New York State, is ceremoniously received at the New York Public Library on Oct. 25. Long shots of notables standing on library's steps, possible identifications from right to left ...

    • Contributor: Urban, Charles - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    Scenes showing Blue Line Tour route to Roosevelt House in 1925. Catalog Record Only

    Opening scene of group entering a touring bus in front of the Hotel McAlpin, 34th and Broadway, New York City; bus begins moving down Broadway. Sequence of a map with lines tracing the route from the Hotel McAlpin, Penn Station at 32nd Street and 7th Avenue, Grand Central Station at 42nd Street and Park Avenue to Roosevelt House at 28 East 20th Street. Bus ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1925
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    Admiral Dewey parade, 1899 [1] Catalog Record Only

    New York gives Admiral George Dewey, hero of Manila Bay, a lavish welcome Sept. 27-30, 1899, and one of the highlights of that welcome is the land parade of Sept. 30. Cheering crowds waving flags line the street as a battalion of sailors from the cruiser Olympia, Dewey's flagship, march by. Included in battalion are a color guard carrying the American flag and what ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1899
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    Still photographs of TR on motion picture film. Catalog Record Only

    Miscellaneous photographs of TR in the United States and abroad, including several posed shots of TR and his family at Sagamore Hill; TR and King George V; TR in hunting attire; posed beside a tent out West; and on a platform with Charles Evans Hughes and New York City Mayor John P. Mitchel in front of what appears to be the New York Public ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1920
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    Memorial services for TR on the steps of the New York Public Library, 1919 [1] Catalog Record Only

    In honor of TR's birthday the week of October 20-27, 1919 was declared Roosevelt Week by the Roosevelt Memorial Association. As one of the events, an official Roosevelt memorial flag, which has been carried across New York State, is ceremoniously received at the Williamsburg Bridge Plaza in Brooklyn on Oct. 24, and the following day, Oct. 25, at the New York Public Library. Opening ...

    • Contributor: Urban, Charles - Kinogram Publishing Corporation - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    Short scenes of TR [1] Catalog Record Only

    Views of TR ca. 1916-1918 engaged in a variety of activities: 1) TR walks underneath the porte-cochere at Sagamore Hill and procedes towards the camera; date is probably ca. 1918; 2) TR appears on deck of the ship Guiana in New York Harbor before sailing to the West Indies on Feb. 11, 1916; 3) TR, with prominent New Mexico politicians, is at the Alvarado ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
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    TR at Forest Hills, New York, 1917 [1] Catalog Record Only

    At a Forest Hills Fourth of July celebration in 1917, TR speaks in support of vigorous American war involvement and attacks conscientious objectors in an address at the Forest Hills Gardens railroad station; in a nearby field he later reviews the Forest Hills Rifle Club. Views of TR marching with Rifle Club members, standing at attention as Club marches past, speaking informally with individuals, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    Memorializing Roosevelt. Catalog Record Only

    Still photos and interior titles describe the Roosevelt Memorial Association and the Women's Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Association activities, "To perpetuate the ideals of Theodore Roosevelt by spreading the knowledge of his character and career." Projects such as the cataloging of TR's correspondence at the Library of Congress by a woman who may be Elizabeth K. Fitzpatrick are described. Still of a woman who is ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1925
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    Theodore Roosevelt in the great war [3] Catalog Record Only

    TR's beliefs and activities before and during WWI are presented. First ca. 49 ft. are out of sequence. Quotations and various scenes depict the beginning of the war in Europe and entry of the United States; views of President Woodrow Wilson signing the declaration of war. TR visits Gen. Leonard Wood at the Plattsburg camp. Urging active involvement in the war effort and supporting ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1930
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    TR's funeral at Oyster Bay, January 1919. Catalog Record Only

    Views of TR's funeral on January 8, 1919, including scenes of the funeral procession, Youngs Memorial Cemetery, and exterior shots of Christ Episcopal Church, Oyster Bay, N.Y. Specially delegated New York City mounted police lead funeral procession along road through snow-covered fields; procession passes by crowds lining road; long shot of Christ Episcopal Church, with crowds on grounds; side view of casket being borne ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    Scenes of TR speaking at Sagamore [1916-1918] Catalog Record Only

    On different occasions TR addresses and speaks informally with crowds from the porch and lawn of Sagamore Hill. Panning shots of large crowd assembled on May 27, 1916 to demonstrate their support for TR as a 1916 Presidential candidate; TR speaks on "Americanism" and shakes hands; the men with him on the porch are probably members of the Roosevelt Non-Partisan League, organizers of the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916