Film, Video TR at Billings, Montana [1918] /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Roosevelt, Theodore
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Dates 1918
Location Billings
Language English
Subjects Billings (Mont.)
Farmers' Non Partisan League
Liberty Bonds
Speeches, Addresses, Etc., American
TR at Billings, Montana [1918] /
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt at Billings, Montana, 1918
In Billings, Montana, on October 5, 1918, to speak on behalf of the Liberty Loan and to denounce the Nonpartisan League of Farmers for its pacifist orientation, TR appears in a touring car greeting Billings citizens. Long shot of TR doffing his hat and shaking hands from a parked car in downtown Billings; after he is seated, car moves through crowded, flag-draped street
Contributor Names
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : [s.n., 1918].
Subject Headings
-  Billings (Mont.)
-  Speeches, addresses, etc., American
-  Liberty bonds
-  Farmers' Non-Partisan League
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Appearing: Theodore Roosevelt.
-  Roosevelt Memorial Association lists dates in title as 1917-1918.
-  Duration: 0:20 at 18 fps.
-  Sources used: The Anaconda standard, 10/6/18, p. 10; The Helena independent, 10/6/18, p. 1, 3.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/1968 from USDA lab; print and arch pos; preseravtion; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 8/15/1995 from Bono film lab; ref print (copy 2) and dupe neg; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/1968.
1 reel of 1 (9 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (9 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print (copy 2)
1 reel of 1 (9 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
1 reel of 1 (9 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. arch pos.
Call Number
FAB 1016 (ref print)
FAB 7641 (ref print, copy 2)
FRB 2151 (dupe neg)
FRA 5992 (arch pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4148
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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