SUPPORTERS HOLD RALLY FOR MAYOR HAGUE Thousands of supporters of Jersey City Mayor Frank Hague hold a huge demonstration in Journal Square. Fireworks complete the rally showing approval of Mayor Hague's stance against communist-connected union groups.
FDR ON TRAIN & GETS TOUR OF ROYAL GORGE President Roosevelt takes a transcontinental train tour through states where his New Deal is threatned. At one point the President arrives in Pueblo, Colorado where he sees constituents and enjoys a tour of the Royal Gorge. Train POV of the sights.
ROOSEVELTS VISIT NEW DEAL COMMUNITY The Roosevelts visit Arthurdale, West Virginia hailed as the first of many New Deal planned communities. FDR meets and greets the townspeople and gives a speech on his new tax bill. Mrs. Roosevelt enjoys herself at a square dance later that evening.
ARCHBISHOP LEADS EASTER BLESSING The Greek Catholic Church celebrates Easter in Astoria, New York. More than 5,000 people line two blocks of 30th Drive as Archbishop Athenagoras blesses the congregation.
SENATOR VOJTA BENES ARRIVES IN AMERICA Czechoslovakia's Senator Vojta Benes arrives in New York City on the S.S. Batory. The brother of Czech President Edvard Benes arrives to begin his campaign for freedom from Nazi, Germany for his people.
8TH EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS IN NEW ORLEANS Chicago's Archbishop George William Cardinal Mundelein arrives to preside over the 8th Eucharistic Congress in New Orleans. More than 100,000 pilgrims from around the world attend.
FDR FIRESIDE CHAT OF JUNE 24, 1938 President Roosevelt delivers one of his famous radio fireside chats to the American people addressing his right to speak out during the Democratic Primaries if he so chooses.
Date: June 24, 1938 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:01:00, With Audio
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive