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Upton Sinclair

Film | Accession Number: 2002.547.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3498 | Film ID: 2574
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State Capitol, Sacramento, California. Democrats back Upton Sinclair for Governor of California. Sinclair, member of the End Poverty in California League. State political convention adopts liberal platform. Temporary chairman George Creel speaking. MS, Sinclair seated at desk. Sinclair mentioning: democratic harmony; support of New Deal economic policies; and Great Depression. Stating, "we are not going merely to end poverty in California, but we are going to show how the whole people can end poverty in civilization." MS, Creel, Sinclair, and Sheridan Downey outlining party platform.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:06:59
Event Date
1934 September 20
Locale
Sacramento, CA, United States
Language
English
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Moving Image Research Collections, University of South Carolina
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