Liberty launched. USA.
Launching of the 1st 9600 ton emergency freighter. Opens with upward shot sailors all looking over ship's bow; which is decorated with us flags. Pan down; streamers hanging on boat; crowd celebration below; waving hats - mostly straw boaters - and flags as ship moves...
Review of international news stories of 1940 from an American perspective.
Airship flies from Germany, across the Atlantic, to America.
Crown Princess Martha of Norway launches the liberty ship St Olaf.
Wonderful Winsor McCay animation depicting the sinking of the Lusitania.
British, French and Italians celebrate America's 142nd Independence day
Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Documentary film about the years 1905-1910, a period of technological and political change.