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United News: Release 51 (1943) United Nations Leaders Confer With Roosevelt [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. President Roosevelt, Cordell Hull, Winston Churchill, and Eduard Benes meet at the White House. 2. Canadian timber is processed in a lumber mill. 3. Woodrow Wilson sees the takeoff of the first air mail plane. 4. Henry Kaiser inspects a Kaiser steel mill in California; tanks roll from assembly line. 5. U.S. troops land on Attu Island; Australian planes bomb Japanese bases in New Guinea; General Chennault inspects the 14th Air Force in China; flying forts bomb Crete and Sardinia.
Release Date
Run Time
10 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
United Nations Leaders Confer with Roosevelt
  • United Nations Leaders Confer with Roosevelt (1:16)
  • Canada Loggers Cut Spruce for Bombing Planes (1:29)
  • U.S. Celebrates 25th Anniversary of First Air Mail (1:35)
  • New Foundries Rush Steel for Weapons for War (1:09)
  • Allies Lash Out at Axis Positions on Many Fronts (4:11)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1943.
Publisher no.
41455 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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