Film, Video Charles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916
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- Charles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916
- Presidential candidate Charles Evans Hughes campaigns in Pittsburgh vicinity on Sept. 27, 1916. Hughes was on a strenuous tour in an attempt to knit together various Republican factions. In Pittsburgh area he was joined by Republican notables, some of whom had been at odds with him: Senator Boies Penrose, Philander Knox, William Flinn. Hughes spoke in opposition to the eight-hour day and was silent on female suffrage. In film Hughes is attended by an official who appears, according to newspaper accounts and photos, to be William H. Coleman, Republican County Chairman. There are three different sequences: Hughes shaking hands with official, both apparently on a flag-draped platform, with young girls in background; Hughes addressing crowd of men in front of stone building; and Hughes speaking to group of workers in street, with background view of row houses. Women and children are visible on house porches. Interior title lists location as Duquesne, Pa.
- Contributor Names
- Hughes, Charles Evans, 1862-1948.
- Coleman, William H.
- Universal Film Manufacturing Company.
- Community Motion Picture Service, inc.
- Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Universal Film Manufacturing Co., 1916.
- Subject Headings
- - Presidents--United States--Election--1916
- - Iron and steel workers
- Documentary films
- Nonfiction films
- Short films
- Silent films
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Appearing: Charles Evans Hughes, William H. Coleman.
- - Duration: 0:27 at 18 fps.
- - Originally part of a Universal animated weekly newsreel segment including footage of Wilson campaign entitled "Two Candidates Busy."
- - National Park Service acquired from Roosevelt Memorial Association. RMA purchased from Community. Flash titles on ref print and dupe neg.Arch pos longer than ref print and dupe neg because of length of title. Dupe neg and ref print has sound aperture reduction.
- - MAVIS 1869996; Charles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916.
- - Sources used: Moving Picture World, v. 30.1, p. 445.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: May 1968 from USDA lab; viewing print, dupe neg pic, non-viewing pos pic; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
- - Received: 1967; transferred to LC from NPS, NPS acquired from RMA, RMA purchased from Community; flash titles on ref print and dupe neg; arch pos longer than ref print and dupe neg because of length of title; dupe neg and ref print: sound aperture reduction; transferred to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: May 1968.
- 1 film reel of 1 (13 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
- 1 film reel of 1 (13 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
- 1 film reel of 1 (17 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. non-viewing pos pic.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FAB 0671 (viewing print)
- FRA 5710 (dupe neg pic)
- FRA 5709 (non-viewing pos pic)
- 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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- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsColeman, William H.
Community Motion Picture Service, Inc
Hughes, Charles Evans
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Universal Film Manufacturing Company
Iron and Steel Workers
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Hughes, Charles Evans, William H Coleman, Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Inc Community Motion Picture Service, and Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. Charles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916. United States: Universal Film Manufacturing Co, 1916. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000024/. (Accessed January 17, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Hughes, C. E., Coleman, W. H., Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Community Motion Picture Service, I. & Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. (1916) Charles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916. United States: Universal Film Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000024/.
MLA citation style:
Hughes, Charles Evans, et al. Charles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916. United States: Universal Film Manufacturing Co, 1916. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000024/>.