Format Film, Video
Dates 1917
Location Brooklyn
New York
Prospect Park
United States
Language English
Subjects Bernhardt, Sarah
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Fourth of July Orations
Prospect Park
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
Public Opinion
United States
World War
Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917 /
Created / Published
United States : [s.n.], 1917.
Subject Headings
-  Bernhardt, Sarah,--1844-1923
-  Fourth of July orations
-  World War, 1914-1918--Public opinion.--United States
-  Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--Parks--Prospect Park
-  Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 0:10 at 14 fps.
-  Appearing: Dr. Felix Marot, Elizabeth Ormsby, Sarah Bernhardt.
-  On July 4, 1917, French actress Sarah Bernhardt speaks in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, N.Y., on behalf of French-American cooperation in the war effort. Addressing more than 50,000 people gathered around a decorated music platform, Mme. Bernhardt stands and speaks from an open touring car parked in front of the platform. Medium close shot of Mme. Bernhardt speaking and gesturing, with man who may be her personal physician, Dr. Felix Marot, and woman who is probably her secretary and translator, Miss Elizabeth Ormsby, seated in car.
-  Sources used: P&P portrait file; Castelot, André. Ensorcelante Sarah Bernhardt. 1973:[15]
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  National Park Service acquired from Roosevelt Memorial Association. DLC
-  Received: 5/1968 from USDA; ref print and dupe neg; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
1 reel of 1 (4 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (4 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dup neg.
Call Number
FAB 0984 (ref print)
FRA 5958 (dupe neg)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4140
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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