• Short Summary

    Crews from Harvard and Yale race on the Thames River in New London, Connecticut, in the Harvard-Yale Regatta, spectators arrive by rail

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Harvard Defeats Yale in Boat Race

    USA: Connecticut: New London: Thames River:
    EXT

    LS people stand and watch on shore as skull is about to be lifted into river.

    Race, scull, crew, boat, boats, Harvard, Yale, university, universities, regatta, intervarsity
    SLATE INFORMATION: Yale Varsity

    GV Yale cox and eight pose, each member of the team wearing a shirt with a "Y" on. Yale Varsity.

    SLATE INFORMATION: Captain Peters

    MV Peters. Capt. Peters.

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Crews Take Their Positions

    LS launch full of people in river pan to show the two skulls lying parallel ready to start in river, each skull held steady by man in rowing boat. The crew take their positions.

    SLATE INFORMATION: Rolling Rooters

    GV open carriages of train full of spectators travelling over bridge(?). TITLE: Rolling rooters.

    SLATE INFORMATION: Here They Come!

    LS train travelling along banks as the two eights race past. TITLE: here they come.

    GV spectators sitting in open carriages of train travelling under bridge.(?).

    LS skulls race past, train(?) in background.

    SLATE INFORMATION: Harvard Wins by Six Lengths

    LS Harvard eight resting on their oars

    Race, scull, crew, boat, boats, Harvard, Yale, university, universities, regatta, intervarsity
    Background: Crews from Harvard and Yale race on the Thames River in New London, Connecticut, in the Harvard-Yale Regatta, spectators arrive by rail

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA87386BI32YIITARFEFTA8SULC
    Media URN:
    VLVA87386BI32YIITARFEFTA8SULC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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