Film, Video Cartoon--TR's arrival in Africa Cartoon--Theodore Roosevelt's arrival in Africa

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Title
Cartoon--TR's arrival in Africa
Other Title
Cartoon--Theodore Roosevelt's arrival in Africa
Summary
Animated caricature of the animals' attitude towards TR's arrival in Africa. Views of a huge tree filled with frightened animals, as a monkey on the ground peers over a cliff; he begins jumping up and down, pointing and climbing the tree as TR appears over the rim of the cliff with gun in his hand.
Contributor Names
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[United States : s.n., 1909?]
Subject Headings
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Travel--Africa
-  Presidents--America
-  Caricatures and cartoons--Social aspects
-  Editorial cartoons
-  Africa
Genre
Short films
Animated films
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 0:20 at 24 fps.
-  Viewing print (16 mm.) and non-viewing pos lack interior title.
-  Roosevelt Memorial Association numbers: RMA 321-04-02; RMA 321-04-03.
-  MAVIS 1203931; Cartoon--TR's arrival in Africa.
-  Appears to be based on Homer Davenport's cartoon The frightened animals; hist! see who's coming, originally published in The Evening mail, New York, March 23, 1909.
-  National Park Service acquire from Roosevelt Memorial Association (RMA). RMA purchase from Geiss.
-  Sources used: Shaw, A. A cartoon history of Roosevelt's career, 1910:194; Lorant, S. The life and times of Theodore Roosevelt, 1959:515.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  viewing print, dupe neg, masterpos, non-viewing pos; Received: May 1968 from USDA ; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
Medium
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (11 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print, copy 2. 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (11 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
masterpos. 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
non-viewing pos. 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FAB 0884 (viewing print)
FEA 6732 (viewing print)
FEA 9652 (viewing print, copy 2)
FRA 8205 (dupe neg)
FPB 7189 (dupe neg)
FPC 0474 (masterpos)
FRA 0871 (non-viewing pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/trmp.4085
Library of Congress Control Number
mp76000108
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/mp76000108
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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The following films are made available here with permission from the Theodore Roosevelt Association, P.O. Box 719, Oyster Bay, N.Y. 11771 (Internet address: [email protected]):

The Story of the Panama Canal [1]
T. R.'s Return from Africa, 1910 [2]
A Visit to Theodore Roosevelt at His Home at Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay, L.I., 1912
Roosevelt, Friend of the Birds [1]
The Roosevelt Dam [1]
The River of Doubt [2].

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