Seven persons including a Congressman die as a luxury airliner crashes into Pine forest in Morrow in Georgia. Wreckage of the crashed plane is seen. Dead being carried away from the accident site. Airline President Edward V. Rickenbacker suffered serious injuries in the crash.
Actor Vic Morrow, who plays role of Sergeant Saunders on TV series, "Combat" speaks about his experience during his visit as a guest of the Commanding General at the U.S. Army Infantry School at Fort Benning in Georgia. He speaks about famous Infantry units, beginning with the Rogers' Rangers during the French Indian War in 1756. Dramatized scenes with reenactors show the rangers running through a forest during the French And Indian War. They advance and snare a sleeping Native American Indian and then battle with a North American Indian tribe. Scenes of cobblers, blacksmiths, farmers and bookkeepers joining the army to fight against Britain during the American Revolution. They advance on the battlefield during the American Revolution. Sketches depict infantrymen advancing during a war.
Artist Georgia O'Keefe carries purchases to her car (a 1941 Ford convertible) as she leaves general store in Abiquiu, New Mexico. The shop keeper carries some of her items. Closeup of O'Keefe in her car as she drives away. Scene shifts to O'Keefe standing at the the Plaza Blanca cliffs, that she calls the "white place." Closeup of Ms.O'Keefe. Camera pans unusual rock formations. View of O'keefe at campfire. Her car parked nearby, and white cliffs in background. An O'keefe painting of flower with white mountains in background. Another of her paintings, and figurines representing Navajo priests. Scene shifts to Navajo dancers in costume as birds. Others in traditional clothing with elaborate headresses, chant and play drums. Scene shifts to Navajo children playing marbles in sand, and back again to dancers and drummers. The adobe St. Thomas Church is seen in background. Navajo family inside their home, where woman attends baby in a swing. Closeup of the baby. Panning views of dramatic landscapes. Herd of sheep grazing. Film concludes with views of mountains, sky, deserts, and canyons.
Franklin D. Roosevelt's political career in the United States. Exteriors of the White House. Late President Franklin D Roosevelt in the White House. A picture of Abraham Lincoln on a wall. Franklin D Roosevelt with his family. New York Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt in a yacht. Exterior of Georgia Hall. Franklin D. Roosevelt in a car. A man greets people in wheel chairs. People celebrate during the 1933 Presidential Elections. Roosevelt addresses people. Aerial view of people gathered in front of the U.S. Capitol. Oath taking ceremony of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Men raise the flag of the National Recovery Administration (NRA). Roosevelt with his mother. Franklin D Roosevelt in a garden with his grand children. People during the 1941 Presidential Elections. A cameraman clicks a photograph of the people gathered in front of the U.S. Capitol. Franklin D Roosevelt arrives in car during his re-election. Franklin D Roosevelt seated with wife Anna Eleanor Roosevelt. Troops march and vehicles driven in a parade. Franklin D Roosevelt addresses a gathering supporting British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and promising a supply of ammunition to the British.
A couple riding on a horse-drawn wooden wagon on street of the old Spanish settlement of Abiquiu, New Mexico. An old wooden building, housing a country store, seen across from them, and an adobe-stye building down the street. Two small log-style dwellings sit in between. Horses are tied to railings. A 1941 Ford convertible automobile sits in front of the old wooden building, where a number of people, including a woman with a small baby, sit relaxing in the sun. Artist Georgia O'Keefe steps from the car and enters a store in the building. A Native American woman stands, conversing with an old woman, dressed all in black,like a Spanish widow. Men outside an adobe building decorated with murals and a sign reading: "SL PA BAR." Closeups of the men sitting on benches with legs of cowboy in mural behind. Closeups of mural showing dancing girls. Scene shifts back closeup of the old woman in black. A woman looking out the window of her home. A woman rinsing a batch of some kind of material and placing it into another container. Another woman all in black, steps from her house to feed her two dogs on her doorstep. She poses for a closeup. Views of local flora.
A football game in New York, United States. Highlights of a football match between the Georgia Bulldogs from the University of Georgia and the Columbia Lions from Columbia University. Nearly 27,000 spectators watch the match. The Georgia Bulldogs beat the Columbia Lions as the final score is 7-3.