Film, Video TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill [1917] Theodore Roosevelt speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill, 1917

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Title
TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill [1917]
Other Title
Theodore Roosevelt speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill, 1917
Summary
TR addresses a group of men and women at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign on Sept. 8, 1917 at Sagamore Hill. Film includes a side view of TR and a frontal view shot from the rear of the crowd. A woman and a man appear on the porch behind TR; immediately in front of the porch, a man who may be a reporter, takes notes.
Contributor Names
Roosevelt Memorial Association, former owner.
International Newsreel Corporation, former owner.
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[United States : s.n., 1917].
Subject Headings
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919
-  Suffragists--New York (State)
-  Suffrage--New York (State)
-  Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (Oyster Bay, N.Y.)
Genre
Filmed speeches
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  On Roosevelt Memorial Association (RMA) inventory list, date in title is 1916.
-  Appearing: Theodore Roosevelt.
-  Duration: 0:28 at 16 fps.
-  Photographed September 8, 1917 in Oyster Bay, New York.
-  May have originally been part of a newsreel.
-  Roosevelt Memorial Association inventory number RMA 315-03-12.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Harper, Ida H., ed. History of woman suffrage, v. 6, 1969; The Brooklyn daily eagle, September 9, 1917, p. 1, 4; The New York times, September 9, 1917, pt. 5, p. 1; The Theodore Roosevelt Association...catalog, p. 148.
-  Collection transferred to LC from National Park Service in 1967. Previous owner: Roosevelt Memorial Association; International Newsreel.
-  The Theodore Roosevelt Association film collection : a catalog / prepared by Wendy White-Henson and Veronica M. Gillespie. Library of Congress, 1986.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (12 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (12 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FAB 0760 (viewing print)
FRA 5815 (dupe neg pic)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.mbrsmi/trmp.4168
Library of Congress Control Number
mp76000066
Online Format
image
video
Description
TR addresses a group of men and women at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign on Sept. 8, 1917 at Sagamore Hill. Film includes a side view of TR and a frontal view shot from the rear of the crowd. A woman and a man appear on the porch behind TR; immediately in front of the porch, a man who may be a reporter, takes notes.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/mp76000066
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The following films are made available here with permission from the Theodore Roosevelt Association, P.O. Box 719, Oyster Bay, N.Y. 11771 (Internet address: [email protected]):

The Story of the Panama Canal [1]
T. R.'s Return from Africa, 1910 [2]
A Visit to Theodore Roosevelt at His Home at Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay, L.I., 1912
Roosevelt, Friend of the Birds [1]
The Roosevelt Dam [1]
The River of Doubt [2].

Permission may be needed from the Theodore Roosevelt Association before using these films for other purposes.

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Roosevelt Memorial Association, Former Owner, Former Owner International Newsreel Corporation, and Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill. [United States: s.n, 1917] Video. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/mp76000066/.

APA citation style:

Roosevelt Memorial Association, F. O., International Newsreel Corporation, F. O. & Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. (1917) TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill. [United States: s.n] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/mp76000066/.

MLA citation style:

Roosevelt Memorial Association, Former Owner, Former Owner International Newsreel Corporation, and Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill. [United States: s.n, 1917] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mp76000066/>.