Format Film, Video
Dates 1916
Location New York
Oyster Bay
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site
United States
Language English
Subjects Army
Bands (Music)
New York Infantry Regiment, 7th (Militia)
Oyster Bay (N.Y.)
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (Oyster Bay, N.Y.)
Speeches, Addresses, Etc., American
United States
TR speaking to a group of men from the porch at Sagamore Hill /
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt speaking to a group of men from the porch at Sagamore Hill
theodore roosevelt speaking to a group of men from the porch at sagamore hill
Created / Published
United States : [s.n.], 1916.
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Army.--New York Infantry Regiment, 7th (Militia), (1806-1922)
-  Bands (Music)
-  Presidents--Nomination.--United States
-  Presidents--Election--1916.--United States
-  Speeches, addresses, etc., American
-  Oyster Bay (N.Y.)
-  Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (Oyster Bay, N.Y.)
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 1:27 at 16 fps.
-  Film is out of frame briefly at ca. ft. 12.
-  Sources used: New York tribune, 5/28/16, pt. 1, p.1-2; 6/4/16, pt. 5, p. 1; Harvard University Library, Theodore Roosevelt Collection.
-  On May 27, 1916, groups of men, the 7th Regiment Band, and several children march on the road from the Oyster Bay railroad station to Sagamore Hill to demonstrate their support of TR for the 1916 Presidential nomination. Views of TR addressing the large crowd assembled on the lawn of Sagamore Hill. The rally was organized by the Roosevelt Non-Partisan League of New York City.
-  MAVIS 13080. DLC.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/1968 from USDA lab; viewing print (copy 1), dupe neg; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 8/15/1995 from Bono lab; viewing print (copy 2); preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from International Newsreel Company; film is out of frame briefly at ca. ft. 12; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/1968.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 35 ft) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 35 ft) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print (copy 2)
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 35 ft) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FAB 0879 (viewing print)
FAB 7630 (viewing print, copy 2)
FRA 5866 (dupe neg)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4167
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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