President Franklin Roosevelt Funeral
U.S. Office of War Information newsreel depicting Franklin Roosevelt’s April, 1945 funeral and scenes of new President Truman including him speaking to a joint session of congress.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
1945 United News Newsreel
This 1945 Office of War Information World War II newsreel includes stories about the Battle of Iwo Jima, the Pact of…
World War II Military Strategy
Army Chief of Staff General George C. Marshall explained the decision to defeat Italy and Germany before concentrating…
Franklin Roosevelt Funeral Procession
Film clips were show of the funeral procession for President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who died 50 years ago. The…
Inauguration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Newsreel footage of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1945 inauguration was shown.