French actress Sarah Bernhardt arrives in New York City following a visit to the French front in World War I
New York City USA Date:1915, August Duration:35 sec Sound:NO SOUND
French actress Sara Bernhardt is wheeled down the gangplank of the French Liner Espagne in New York City. She is returning from a visit to France and the French front during World War 1. She stands up from her wheel chair and addresses the crowd on the dock. Bernhardt drapes an American flag over her lap and over the side of a car in which she is sitting. She committed the profits of her tour in the U.S. to French widows and orphans of the war.
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