PEACE TIME NAVY WAR GAMES - 1932 The U.S. Navy stages peace time war maneuvers to stay battle ready for the future. Nine enormous dreadnoughts and 59 submarines and destroyers arrive at San Pedro, California. Meanwhile the 30th infantry and 16th artillery regiments prepare to join the games in the Hawaiian Zone as they board the St. Mihiel transporter in San Francisco.
SKATING & BOBSLED EVENTS - 1932 WINTER OLYMPICS At the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York America’s Irving Jaffee takes the gold from Ivar Ballangrud in the 10,000 meter race that sees more than one athlete’s collapse at the finish line. The US team in bobsledding also places first with J. Hubert and Curtis Stevens riding to victory.
PRESENT & FUTURE U.S. PRESIDENTS - 1932 The U.S. Capitol is the battleground where current President Herbert Hoover and future president Franklin D. Roosevelt meet to campaign for leadership of the country in the 1932 presidential election.
LOS ANGELES CROWDS GREET CANDIDATE FDR - 1932 300,000 potential voters greet presidential candidate Franklin D. Roosevelt as he hits the campaign trail in Los Angeles, California. Thousands gather around his car as he is driven to the hotel to smile, wave and shower him with flowers.
NEW ENGLANDERS VIEW ECLIPSE - 1932 New England novices and astronomers alike view a total eclipse of the sun while other parts of the United States only get a partial eclipse. The progress of the eclipse covering the sun is a must see when viewed safely through protective lenses or film footage.
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