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Attempted Assassination -- President Ford, 1977

Contains footage of the September 5, 1975 assassination attempt on President Gerald Ford in Sacramento, California by Lynette Alice "Squeaky" Fromme; a man is interviewed describing the attempt; another filmed vantage point of the assassination attempt; shots of Fromme in custody; President Ford speaking at various press conferences; a clip of the September 22, 1975 assassination attempt in San Francisco; Vice President Nelson Rockefeller giving a press conference. Includes footage of a car crash, subsequent chase, and President Ford boarding an airplane.
Identifier: NYSA_22427-11_mpf16_Index_Card_064
Date: 1977
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. New York (State). Division of State Police. Motion picture film and videotapes, approximately 1930-1980. 22427-11. Box 50.,
16mm; color; sound
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