Damaged buildings due to a tornado in Albany, Georgia. Homeless on the streets. Broken windows of the buildings. Men help the injured and remove the rubble. Wooden logs in a wall of a house and a man takes out the logs. Cars on the streets.
1940 Gridiron Football 'Orange bowl' match in the United States. Floats and colorful dance exhibits in the stadium. A match between Missouri and Georgia Tech takes place. Audience cheer for their respective teams.
Segment from a film on the early political life of Franklin D Roosevelt. Scenes of crowd and delgates at the Sam Houston Hall in Houston, Texas, during the Democratic convention of 1928. Alfred E smith, Governor of New York, is nominated as the Presidential candidate. He later persuades Franklin D Roosevelt's to run for office of Governor of New York. Scene of New York State Capitol, Albany, New York. Roosevelt was elected and is seen seated at a desk, as he arrives in Albany, for the first time. He is seen seated and conversing with Mrs. Herbert H. Lehman, wife of the Lieutenant Governor, at an inaugural ball. Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt is seen standing and chatting with others behind Roosevelt. Herbert Lehman is at the far right of the group, behind Roosevelt
1928 Democratic National Convention in Texas. Governor Alfred E. Smith tips his hat. Al Smith persuading Franklin to run for Governor of New York. Street scene in Albany, New York with Capitol in background. Newly elected Governor Franklin Roosevelt at his desk in office in Albany. Newly elected Governor Franklin Roosevelt, seated next to Mrs. Edith (Atschul) Lehman,as they converse, at the inaugural ball. Roosevelt's son,James; his daughter, Mrs. Curtis Bean Dall (Eleanor Anna E. Roosevelt) ; his wife, Eleanor; his mother, Mrs. Sara Delano Roosevelt; and Herbert H. Lehman, are standing behind them. Governor Roosevelt, riding in an open car with his mother, at the New York State Fair in Syracuse, New York. Governor Roosevelt lunching in an open pavilion at the Fair.
Governor of Georgia Eurith D Rivers working at a gold mine in Dahlonega, Georgia. The Governor works with shovel outside the gold mine. He speaks with other officials around. He inspects the machinery inside and weighs gold on weighing scale.
Junior Miss USA contest in New York. Contestants walk on a ramp in swim wear. Spectators applaud. Winner Suzanne Bechard of Albany is awarded the crown. She poses.