Mexican Federal Army cavalry and troops seen marching through the "burning plains" of Veracruz during the Mexican Revolution. Some of the forces are on horseback wearing wide sombreros. Others are in Army uniforms. The armed troops and cavalry seen marching.
Thousands of people gathering on the National Mall for the March On Washington For Jobs and Freedom. The Washington Monument. Convoy of buses. "Peter, Paul, and Mary", a musical group, sings "The Answer is Blowing in the Wind" and "If I had a Hammer" in an open space outside the White house in Washington DC. Black Americans gather in large numbers and march with banners in hands. A Drum and Bugle Corps plays. Black and White Americans unite to promote Civil Rights.
Theodore Roosevelt and other dignitaries watch new inductees, in civilian clothes, march in a parade on 5th Avenue, New York City during World War 1. Thousands of inductees march from the recruit draft center carrying the U.S. flags. Men on rooftops watch the parade. U.S. flags hand from several buildings. Back at the recruiting center, new recruits, with their baggage, are escorted to curbside by an official. Several young women well-wishers speak to them. Other recruits are directed by Army soldiers, at a railroad yard, where a train waits to carry them to camp. Some passing railroad workers taunt the recruits and an Army soldier has to step in to quell the start of a fight. Another quick view of recruits leaving the center. (WWI; WW1)
President Harry S Truman during his mid-Western visit. The 35th Infantry Division troops march on the streets in Omaha. Civilians stand on either sides of the road and cheer. The President's motorcade. President Truman marches with the troops during the reunion. President Truman and Mrs. Bess Truman greet soldiers at the White House. Aerial view of trailer park. President Truman signs documents as officials stand beside him. A housing project in progress. Prices of eggs, meat and cheese are all shown rising. The President at his desk in the Oval Office. Car drives along street with sign saying: " Hartley-Taft, Slave Labor Bill" Report of President's Committee on Civil Rights is seen. Roman Catholic Bishop Francis J. Haas, a member of the the President's Committee,is seen in his office talking with another person.
Adolf Hitler reviews Brownshirts in Germany. SA Stormtroopers (Sturmabteilung) march with Nazi Party Swastika flags. The military band plays. Hitler reviews the parade. Ernst Rohm, SA Chief of Staff, stands beside him. Heinrich Himmler standing nearby. Other Nazi officers in the background. Soldiers march with the Nazi 'Germany Awake' flags. SA personnel stand in formation. Swastika banners hung at the venue.
Adolf Hitler reviews Stormtroopers in Germany. They march into a Hall with Nazi Party Swastika flags and banners. Adolf Hitler, accompanied by Rudolf Hess and Ernst Rohm, salutes them. Hess appears at podium to speak. Scene shifts to torchlight parade of Stormtroopers. Civilians on either side give the Nazi salute. Hitler and other Nazi leaders give the Nazi salute. SA (Sturmabteilung) troopers march at night with torches. Hitler salutes from a balcony.