Format Film, Video
Dates 1906
Location Panama
Language English
Subjects Amador Guerrero, Manuel
Panama (City)
Roosevelt, Theodore
Speeches, Addresses, Etc., American
TR's arrival in Panama, November 1906 [2] /
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt's arrival in Panama, November 1906 [2]
theodore roosevelt's arrival in panama, november 1906 [2]
Created / Published
United States : [s.n.], 1906.
Subject Headings
-  Speeches, addresses, etc., American
-  Processions--Panama--Panama (City)
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919
-  Amador Guerrero, Manuel,--1833-1909
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Appearing: President Theodore Roosevelt, President Amador Guerrero.
-  Duration: 1:55 at 12 fps.
-  TR became the first President in office to visit a foreign country while on an inspection tour of the Panama Canal. On November 15, 1906, in Panama City there are views of the processional, including a marching band and escorts on horseback, as spectators gather; long shot of TR, accompanied by Manuel Amador Guerrero, first President of Panama, and two unidentified men standing on a platform on the steps of the Cathedral; President Amador Guerrero delivers welcoming address as dignitaries look on; TR then speaks.
-  Roosevelt Memorial Association number: RMA 301-05-03. DLC
-  MAVIS 1203929; TR's arrival in Panama, November 1906 [2]. DLC
-  Sources used: Washington Post. 11/16/06:1; New York Tribune. 11/16/06:1; United States. President, 1901-1909 (Roosevelt). Special message of the President of the United States concerning the Panama Canal. 1906.
-  National Park Service acquired from Roosevelt Memorial Association. RMA purchased from Miles. Blank frames. DLC
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  viewing print, dupe neg; Received: Feb. 1976 from LC film lab; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Miles; blank frames; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at LC lab: Feb. 1976.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (87 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (87 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FEA 6701 (viewing print)
FPB 7075 (dupe neg)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4179
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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