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Roosevelt declares war on Japan

Film | Digitized | Accession Number: 1992.254.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0673 | Film ID: 312

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    Roosevelt declares war on Japan

    Overview

    Description
    Crowd lined up outside Capitol. 01:23:48 LS Joint session of Congress, President Roosevelt declares war on Japan after attack on Pearl Harbor, shot of audience. 01:24:23 MLS of FDR giving speech. 01:25:37 LS of large crowd outside listening, MS of men listening to car radio as speech is given. 01:25:43 MLS, different angle of FDR giving speech. 01:26:43 LS At finish, shot of audience applauding.

    Additional unrelated footage (mute):
    01:26:51 to 01:27:43, VS of Benito Mussolini speaking from balcony to crowds, at parades, reviewing soldiers, on horseback, standing alongside statue of Caesar.
    01:27:44 to 01:28:31, Flags of UN fly in garden at Radio City (part of sign: "Our Answer, Unconditional Surrender").
    01:28:31 to end, Shots of FDR's home in Hyde Park, New York, 1935. Brief CU of FDR.
    Duration
    00:03:05
    Date
    Event:  1941 December 07
    Production:  1941 December 08
    Locale
    Washington, DC, United States
    Credit
    Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
    Contributor
    Producer: United States. Army. Signal Corps.

    Physical Details

    Language
    English
    Genre/Form
    Unedited.
    B&W / Color
    Black & White
    Image Quality
    Fair
    Time Code
    01:23:45:16 to 01:26:50:19
    Film Format
    • Master
    • Master 312 Video: One Inch - NTSC
      Master 312 Video: One Inch - NTSC
      Master 312 Video: One Inch - NTSC
      Master 312 Video: One Inch - NTSC
    • Preservation
    • Preservation 312 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 312 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 312 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 312 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    You do not require further permission from the Museum to access this archival media.
    Copyright
    Public Domain
    Conditions on Use
    To the best of the Museum's knowledge, this material is in the public domain. You do not require further permission from the Museum to reproduce or use this material.

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    Administrative Notes

    Film Provenance
    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this collection of segments from the National Archives and Records Administration in July 1992. The footage was obtained as research for the Museum's Permanent Exhibition.
    Copied From
    35mm FGMC
    Film Source
    United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Motion Picture Reference
    File Number
    Legacy Database File: 0373
    Source Archive Number: 111 ADC 236
    Record last modified:
    2024-02-21 07:47:04
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