TOP NEWS STORIES FOR 1934 Top news stories for 1934 include a gale that hits the Pacific Northwest especially damaging to the Seattle waterfront, demolition of Atlanta, Georgia slums begins and the President and First Lady help celebrate Armistice Day. Royalty also made the news along with the first all-female football team and new methods to foil bootleggers.
NEW ORLEANS MUNICIPAL ELECTION BATTLE The battle between Huey "Kingfish" Long and T. Semmes Walmsley for the mayorship of New Orleans, LA turns ugly with Long's national guard troops and Walmsley's police troops facing off over the municipal election that finally sees Walmsley the victor.
U.S. CELEBRATES MEMORIAL DAY President Roosevelt leads the nation in Memorial Day celebrations on the Gettysburg Battlefield. In Washington French airmen Paul Codos and Captain Maurice Rossi lay a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. New York City observes the day with a huge parade along Riverside Drive.
FDR & SON AT YALE HARVARD ROWING REGATTA President Roosevelt attends a Connecticut Yale Harvard Rowing Regatta to cheer on his sone Franklin Delano Jr. who sadly is on the losing team as the Yale eight defeat Harvard's crew. Passenger POV from a bridge driving past the harbor and boats before the big event.
SOVIET LEADERS IN MOSCOW Soviet Government leaders negotiating diplomatic relations with the U.S. include Mikhail Kalinin who is the President Of The Socialist Republic; Maxim Litvinoff Commissar of Foreign Affairs and Joseph Stalin Head Of The Communist Party.
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