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United News: Release 30 (1942) America Reports on Aid to Allies [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Lend-lease shipments are prepared and shipped; President Roosevelt. 2. ground and aerial views of Canadian bombers and a U.S. Army observation plane. 3. The cruiser San Francisco docks in the U.S.; Admiral King. 4. Supplies are carried by trains and trucks in Alaska. 5. A meeting of the U.S. High Command (Generals Arnold and Marshall; Admirals King, Land, and Leahy; Harry Hopkins; Paul V. McNutt; Elmer Davis. 6. Launchings of ships; Henry J. Kaiser assembles a model Victory ship. 7. The crew of an aircraft carrier swims in the ocean.
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Run Time
9 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 11, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
America Reports on Aid to Allies
  • America Reports on Aid to Allies (1:26)
  • Newest War Planes Break All Records (1:40)
  • U.S. Hero Ship Welcomed Home (0:47)
  • Alaskan Railroad Re-Opened by Army (1:01)
  • U.S. High Command Holds War Parley (1:15)
  • U.S. Shipyards Hit All-Time Record (1:35)
  • Work and Play on a U.S. Carrier (1:25)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1942.
Publisher no.
41434 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (9 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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