Format Film, Video
Dates 1918
Location Minnesota
Saint Paul
Language English
Subjects Factories
Public Opinion
Saint Paul
Speeches, Addresses, Etc., American
World War
TR speaking in St. Paul, Minnesota, 1918 /
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt speaking in St. Paul, Minnesota, 1918
TR speaking in Saint Paul, Minnesota, 1918
theodore roosevelt speaking in st. paul, minnesota, 1918
tr speaking in saint paul, minnesota, 1918
Created / Published
United States : [s.n., 1918?].
Subject Headings
-  Factories--Minnesota--Saint Paul
-  Speeches, addresses, etc., American
-  World War, 1914-1918--Public opinion
-  Copyright: unknown.
-  Location and date in title unverified.
-  Appearing: Theodore Roosevelt.
-  Duration: 0:39 at 18 fps.
-  Views of TR, wearing a mourning armband for his son Quentin, delivering a speech from a covered platform to a large crowd gathered in an open area of what appears to be a factory and surrounding area; close-up of TR, prepared text in hand, speaking to the camera.
-  MAVIS 1847510. DLC
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/1968 at USDA lab; viewing print (copy 1), dupe neg and theatrical projection print; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 8/15/1995 from Bono film lab; viewing print (copy 2); preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Hollis; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/1968.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 18 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 18 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print (copy 2)
1 reel of 1 (18 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
1 reel of 1 (18 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. theatrical projection print.
Call Number
FAB 0668 (viewing print)
FAB 7632 (viewing print, copy 2)
FRA 5703 (dupe neg)
FRA 5704 (theatrical projection print)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4166
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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