Film, Video King Albert of Belgium visits TR's grave, October, 1919 /
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Memorial Rites and Ceremonies
Oyster Bay (N.Y.)
- King Albert of Belgium visits TR's grave, October, 1919 /
- King Albert visits Theodore Roosevelt's grave in Youngs Memorial Cemetery, Oyster Bay, and is accompanied by his son Prince Leopold, Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., and several dignitaries. Identified in film are Brand Whitlock, Ambassador to Belgium, walking in the rear of the group, and a man who may be Joseph M. Nye walking beside King Albert. Interior title states that King Albert requested that no pictures be taken at gravesite. Film contains only shots of the King's party walking from the grave and of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., King Albert, and an unidentified man sitting in an open car ready to depart.
- Created / Published
- United States : Fox Film Corp., 1919.
- Subject Headings
- - Memorial rites and ceremonies
- - Oyster Bay (N.Y.)
- - Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Tomb
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Originally part of the newsreel series, Fox news, according to the Theodore Roosevelt Association film collection catalog, p. 34.
- - Ref print is longer than arch pos and dupe neg due to longer printing of second interior title.
- - Image is blurred on ref print.
- - Appearing: King Albert of Belgium, Crown Prince Leopold of Belgium, Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., Brand Whitlock.
- - Duration: 0:45 at 18 fps.
- - Source used: P&P portrait file.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 5/1968 from USDA lab; ref print, dupe neg; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
- - Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Wm. Fox; ref print longer than arch pos and dupe neg due to longer printing of second interior title; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/1968.
- 1 reel of 1 (21 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
- 1 reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
- 1 reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. arch pos.
- Call Number
- FAB 0996 (ref print)
- FRA 5979 (neg)
- FRA 5980 (arch pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- trmp 4124 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/trmp.4124
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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