Film, Video TR, Mayor Mitchel, Governor Charles Whitman of New York, and Myron Herrick, 1917 /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Herrick, Myron T. (Myron Timothy)
Mitchel, John Purroy
Roosevelt, Theodore
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Whitman, Charles S.
Dates 1917
Location New York
Language English
Subjects National Guard
New York
New York (State)
Nonfiction Films
Short Films
Silent Films
Union League Club (New York, N.Y.)
TR, Mayor Mitchel, Governor Charles Whitman of New York, and Myron Herrick, 1917 /
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt, Mayor Mitchel, Governor Charles Whitman of New York, and Myron Herrick, 1917
Close-up view of New York Governor Charles S. Whitman (1915-1918), Myron T. Herrick, formerly governor of Ohio and United States ambassador to France, and New York City Mayor John P. Mitchel (1914-1917) reviewing a parade of New York National Guardsmen from the balcony of the Union League Club in New York City, Aug. 30, 1917. TR steps forward between Herrick and Mitchel and tips his hat, probably acknowledging applause.
Contributor Names
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Mitchel, John Purroy, 1879-1918.
Whitman, Charles S., 1868-1947.
Herrick, Myron T. (Myron Timothy), 1854-1929.
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : [s.n.], 1917.
Subject Headings
-  Parades--New York (State)--New York
-  New York (State).--National Guard
-  Union League Club (New York, N.Y.)
Short films
Silent films
Nonfiction films
-  Copyright: reg unknown.
-  Appearing: Theodore Roosevelt, Governor Charles S. Whitman, Myron T. Herrick, Mayor John P. Mitchel.
-  Duration: 0:08 at 16 fps.
-  Viewing print is very light and is out of frame in first foot.
-  Sources used: The New York herald, 8/31/1917: pt. 2: [9], 11-13; New York tribune, 9/9/1917: pt. 6: 8; P&P portrait file; Harvard University Library, Theodore Roosevelt Collection.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/1968 from USDA lab; viewing print and non-viewing pos pic; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from National Park Service, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Futter; viewing print is out of frame in first foot and is very light throughout; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/1968.
1 film reel of 1 (3 ft.): si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (3 ft.): si., b&w ; 16 mm. non-viewing pos pic.
Call Number
FAB 0889 (viewing print)
FRA 5878 (non-viewing pos pic)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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