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United News: Release 1049 (1945) World Leaders Honor Roosevelt [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Scenes at St. Paul's Cathedral and at Notre Dame Cathedral where services are held honoring President Roosevelt at his death; leaders shown include Ambassador Winant, Admiral Stark, King Haakon VII, King Peter II, Queen Wilhelmina, Princess Juliana, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, and Princess Elizabeth. 2. Homberg, Essen, and other German Cities are bombed. 3. The 3rd Infantry Division fights in Bromberg. 4. Investigations of atrocities at former German prison camps; General Eisenhower inspects one of the camps.
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10 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 16, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
World Leaders Honor Roosevelt
  • World Leaders Honor Roosevelt (2:28)
  • Ruhr Industry Devastated (1:41)
  • Allies Engulf Germany (2:38)
  • Germany's Atrocities Revealed (3:20)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1945.
Publisher no.
41634 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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