Film, Video Shall we prepare? /
About this Item
- Shall we prepare? /
- Other Title
- TR speaking at Sagamore
- TR in Metropolitan Magazine office, 1916
- Theodore Roosevelt speaking at Sagamore
- Theodore Roosevelt in Metropolitan Magazine office, 1916
- Two sequences of TR: Sequence 1: views of TR walking onto the porch of Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay, N.Y., facing the camera, and then speaking on military preparedness during WWI; Sequence 2: views of TR sitting at his desk in the Metropolitan Magazine office in New York City and speaking with a man who may be Carl Hovey, editor of the magazine.
- Contributor Names
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
- Hovey, Carl, 1875-
- Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
- Bray Studios.
- Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Paramount Pictures, 1916.
- Subject Headings
- - Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919,--Military leadership
- - Speeches, addresses, etc., American
- - Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (Oyster Bay, N.Y.)
- Silent films
- Short films
- Documentary films
- Nonfiction films
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Editors, Frederick Palmer, Henry Reuterdahl.
- - Appearing: President Theodore Roosevelt, Carl Hovey.
- - Duration: 3:03 at 18 fps.
- - Copies vary in length due to longer printing of interior titles.
- - Roosevelt Memorial Association numbers: RMA 305-01-02; RMA 321-07-04; RMA 321-07-03.
- - MAVIS 1204275; Shall we prepare?
- - Sources used: The Moving picture world. v. 27, no. 8, 1916:1236; Metropolitan magazine. v. 43, no. 5, 1916:72-73; Moving picture world, v. 27.7, p. 1116; Moving picture world, v. 27.8, p. 1380.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - National Park Service acquired from RMA. RMA purchased from Bray. Ref print (FEA 7636), dupe neg (FPB 8076) and masterpos: flash titles, blank frames, portions out of frame.
- - viewing print, dupe neg, masterpos, non-viewing pos; Received: May 1968 from USDA lab; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
- viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (101 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (106 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (206 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (107 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (106 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (206 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- masterpos. 1 film reel of 1 (106 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- non-viewing pos. 1 film reel of 1 (101 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FAB 0691 (viewing print)
- FEA 7636 (viewing print)
- FEA 7637 (viewing print, copy 2)
- FRA 5726 (dupe neg)
- FPB 8076 (dupe neg)
- FPB 8077 (dupe neg, copy 2)
- FPB 8078 (masterpos)
- FRA 5727 (non-viewing pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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- Library of Congress Control Number
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- Library of Congress Online Catalog
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Paramount Pictures Corporation
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (library of Congress)
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (oyster Bay, N.Y.)
Speeches, Addresses, Etc., American
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Roosevelt, Theodore, Carl Hovey, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Bray Studios, and Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. Shall We Prepare?. United States: Paramount Pictures, 1916. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000006/. (Accessed October 21, 2016.)
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Roosevelt, T., Hovey, C., Paramount Pictures Corporation, Bray Studios & Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. (1916) Shall We Prepare?. United States: Paramount Pictures. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000006/.
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Roosevelt, Theodore, et al. Shall We Prepare?. United States: Paramount Pictures, 1916. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000006/>.