Henry Ford with House Speaker James Beauchamp Clark and Congresswoman Rankin at pacifist rally.
Washington DC USA Date:1917 Duration:1 min 36 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Large crowd gathers at U.S. Capitol building. Cars arrive at Capitol building. Henry Ford speaks with Speaker of the House, Congressman James Beauchamp (Champ) Clark. Thomas Edison with other dignitaries stand at the steps of the Capitol and Edison shakes hands with Congressman Clark. Montana Congresswoman, Jeanette Rankin (a suffrage movement leader and the first female congress representative), carries flowers in her hand at a pacifist rally. U.S. flag in the background. Mounted Police on horseback control crowd of pacifist marchers who are protesting involvement in World War I. (World War I; World War 1; WWI; WW1)
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