Format Film, Video
Dates 1917
Location Chicago
Fort Sheridan
Illinois
Language English
Subjects Army
Chicago
Fort Sheridan (Ill.)
Illinois
Marching
Military Training Camps
Navy
Parades
Preparedness
Processions
Public Opinion
Speeches, Addresses, Etc., American
United States
World War
Title
TR reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.]; TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917 /
Other Title
TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917
Theodore Roosevelt reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.]
Theodore Roosevelt riding in auto, Chicago, 1917
tr riding in auto, chicago, 1917
theodore roosevelt reviews and addresses troops [fort sheridan, ill.]
theodore roosevelt riding in auto, chicago, 1917
Created / Published
United States : Universal Film Manufacturing Co., 1917.
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Army
-  United States.--Navy
-  Marching
-  Processions
-  Preparedness
-  Speeches, addresses, etc., American
-  World War, 1914-1918--Public opinion
-  Military training camps--Illinois
-  Parades--Illinois--Chicago
-  Fort Sheridan (Ill.)
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Appearing: President Theodore Roosevelt, Captain Georges Etienne Bertrand, Colonel James A. Ryan, Arthur Meeker, Samuel Insull.
-  Duration: 1:34 at 18 fps.
-  Two segments of TR during a midwestern speaking tour in support of military preparedness. On September 27, 1917, TR visited the officers' training camp at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. Views of troops marching past a reviewing stand for inspection by TR and several civilian and military personnel; identified on the platform with TR are Captain Georges Etienne Bertrand (wearing beret), a visiting Frenchman who instructed the trainees in trench warfare, and Colonel James A. Ryan, commanding officer of Fort Sheridan; TR addresses the troops after the review. The second segment shows scenes from a parade staged in TR's honor in Chicago on April 28, 1917. Views of men on horseback who appear to be mounted police, sailors and cavalry; view of TR standing and waving his hat in an open touring car; identified in the car with TR are Arthur Meeker and Samuel Insull, Chicago businessmen who are members of the welcoming committee, and other unidentified men.
-  First segment has Universal animated weekly v. 5, issue no. 92, released October 4, 1917. Second segment does not have volume numbering.
-  MAVIS 1244991; TR reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.]; TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917. DLC
-  Flash titles, copies vary in length due to number and length of titles. DLC
-  Dupe neg pic FRA 6019 was previously on this record with acquisition information as received Aug. 1995 from Bono film lab (with viewing print FAB 7636). FRA 6019 was viewed and does not include these two titles. FRA was moved from MAVIS 1244991 to MAVIS 12915 and was deleted from this record. DLC
-  Sources used: P&P portrait file; Fort Sheridan Association. The history and achievements of the Fort Sheridan officers' training camps. 1920; Chicago daily tribune. 9/28/1917:2-3; The Chicago daily news. 9/27/1917:1; 4/28/1917:1-3; Moving picture world, v. 34.1, p. 435; Moving picture world, v. 34.1 p. 526.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: May 1968 from USDA lab and Jan. 1976 from LC film lab; viewing print, dupe neg pic, master pos pic, non-viewing pos pic; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: Aug. 1995 from Bono film lab; viewing print (FAB 7636); preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Mrs. Foster, Community; flash titles; copies vary in length due to number and length of titles; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: May 1968 and LC lab: Jan. 1976; Thedore Roosevelt Assocation Collection.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (8 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print (copy 2)
1 film reel of 1 (106 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (61 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print (copy 2)
1 film reel of 1 (25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 film reel of 1 (106 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 film reel of 1 (61 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic (copy 2)
1 film reel of 1 (106 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. master pos pic.
1 film reel of 1 (25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. non-viewing pos pic.
Call Number
FAB 0698 (viewing print)
FAB 7636 (viewing print, copy 2)
FEA 6742 (viewing print)
FEA 6743 (viewing print, copy 2)
FRA 5744 (dupe neg pic)
FPB 7201 (dupe neg pic)
FPB 7342 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FPB 7343 (master pos pic)
FRA 5743 (non-viewing pos pic)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4106 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/trmp.4106
Library of Congress Catalog Number
mp76000043
http://lccn.loc.gov/mp76000043


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