[Rostenkowski raw – NY Democratic convention 1]

Raw footage from the 1981 documentary "Rostenkowski," a portrait of the House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dan Rostenkowski, a powerful figure in Chicago (and national) politics.

00:00Copy video clip URL August 10, 1980 in New York City for the 1980 Democratic National Convention. We open with shots of Tom Weinberg on a NYC street. Then exterior shots of the NY Hilton Hotel. Then shots of New York City Transit Authority Bus whose electronic sign reads “New York City – The Big Apple.”

03:56Copy video clip URL We go inside the conventional at Madison Square Garden. Weinberg and crew wander the conventional hall, occasionally getting brief glimpses of U.S. House Speaker Tip O’Neill and Dan Rostenkowski.

19:36Copy video clip URL Weinberg & crew at a NY Yankees game. The Yankees are playing the Chicago White Sox. Tape ends at 22:30.



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