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March of Time -- outtakes -- LaGuardia and anti-war protests (staged)

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0847 | Film ID: 829

03:01:19 845 C (sound): Mayor's Office, City Hall, NYC. VS, Mayor F.H. LaGuardia' s speech on "Any peace talk of Hitler's is sheer nonsense, etc." VS, newspaper reporters listening to speech. Inserts, program booklet, "US Civilian Defense."

03:05:03 845 E (silent, most likely STAGED): Public Library, Fifth Ave, NYC. Various shots of anti-war picket line in front of NYPL with signs: "Arm Britain and Prolong the War"; "Stay out of South America, of Europe, of War"; "Lend-Lease Lose-Lives"; "Hitler has not attacked us, why attack Hitler?"; "Why Not Peace with Hitler?"; "Europe for Europeans. America for Americans"; "Stay out of Europe"; "The Only Fight Worth Fighting is the Fight for Peace". MS, speaker for the American Union for Organization Against War. CU, speaker showing sign: "Fight the Draft, Conscription in Tyranny" and "No Loans to England. No Arms to Anyone." CU, two people, holding signs "American Union for Organization Against War" and "The Army and Navy are Hotbeds for Fascism." CU, one person holding sign: "Protest Any Extension for Army Service."


Duration
00:09:50
Date
Event:  1941 July 17
Production:  1941 July
Locale
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Genre/Form
Outtakes.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-22 13:10:14
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