Conventions at work
Discusses the sequence of events that takes place when the national political convention is underway. Includes consideration of the role of the contemporary chairman, the "keynoter", general speeches presented as time fillers, reports from the four main committees, role call for nominations, nominating and seconding speeches, and demonstrations for the candidates. Presents films of the departure of Alabama and Mississippi delegates in 1948 and the nomination of Franklin Roosevelt in 1940. (Dynamic Films) Film.
Malcolm Moos; Stephen Hess; John McGiffert; Dynamic Films
National Educational Television; John Hopkins University; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Political conventions--United States--History ; United States--Politics and government
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- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:29:15); 16mm
- Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003264779; Other: GR00401719; MDPI Barcode: 40000003264779
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