Format Film, Video
Dates 1910
Location Copenhagen
Denmark
Norway
Oslo
Language English
Subjects Awards
Copenhagen (Denmark)
Denmark
Description and Travel
Nobel Prizes
Norway
Oslo (Norway)
Roosevelt, Theodore
Travel
Title
TR in Norway and Denmark, 1910 [1] /
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt in Norway and Denmark, 1910 [1]
theodore roosevelt in norway and denmark, 1910 [1]
Summary
While returning from Africa in 1910, Theodore Roosevelt visited many European countries, including Denmark, May 2-3, and Norway, May 4-6. Roosevelt, King Haakon, Edith Roosevelt, Queen Maud, Ethel Roosevelt, Kermit Roosevelt, and others enter carriages outside the railroad station in Oslo, Norway. Carriages arrive at the wharf in Helsingør, Denmark. Roosevelt and Kermit arrive by carriage outside the National Theater in Oslo where he is to deliver his acceptance speech for the 1906 Nobel Peace Prize. They are greeted by King Haakon and others. Ethel, probably Edith, and Queen Maud arrive at the theater. Crowds gather outside King Frederick University, Oslo.
Roosevelt, Crown Prince Christian, later King Christian X, Kermit, Edith, and Ethel enter carriages in Copenhagen, Denmark. The carriage with Roosevelt and Prince Christian arrives at Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen. Roosevelt, a woman who may be Katharine M. Egan, and Dr. Maurice Francis Egan, American minister to Denmark (barely visible on far left), arrive by auto and are greeted by unidentified men. There is a pan of the crowds at Frederiksborg Castle in Denmark. Roosevelt and entourage arrive, as Danish soldiers march by, visit, and bid hosts goodbye at Kronborg Castle, Denmark. Roosevelt and the Egans board the steamer Queen Maud. The ship sails past Kronborg Castle, a Danish naval ship, and returns to Copenhagen. Roosevelt leaves the ship and enters a carriage.
Created / Published
United States : [s.n.], 1910.
Subject Headings
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Travel--Norway
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Travel--Denmark
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Awards
-  Norway--Description and travel
-  Denmark--Description and travel
-  Oslo (Norway)
-  Copenhagen (Denmark)
-  Nobel Prizes
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Appearing: President Theodore Roosevelt, King Haakon, Edith Roosevelt, Queen Maud, Ethel Roosevelt, Kermit Roosevelt, Crown Prince Christian, Katharine M. Egan, Dr. Maurice F. Egan.
-  Film sequence does not follow order of actual events.
-  Film is slightly out of frame; flash titles written on leader between scenes.
-  Duration: 4:04 (part 1) and 3:22 (part 2) at 16 fps.
-  MAVIS 1808208; TR in Norway and Denmark, 1919 [1].
-  Donor's inventory number: RMA 321-06B.
-  Sources used: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division presidential and portrait files; Aftenposten, Oslo, 5/4/1910, p. 1-2 and 5/6/1910, p. 1; Politiken, Copenhagen, 5/3/1910, p. 1, 3 and 5/4/1910, p. 3.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  viewing print and dupe negs; Received: May 1968 from USDA lab and Feb. 1976 from LC film lab; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
-  Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Nordiska; flash titles written on leader between scenes; film is slightly out of frame; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: May 1968 and LC lab: March 1976.
Medium
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 186 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 186 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 465 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FAB 0886 (viewing print)
FRA 5874 (dupe neg)
FPB 7190 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
trmp 4156s1 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/trmp.4156
Library of Congress Catalog Number
mp76000345
http://lccn.loc.gov/mp76000345


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