• Short Summary

    The Airship mast on the Empire State Building nears completion, New York, United States of America.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "AN AIRSHIP MAST - 86 Storeys in the Sky ! - Daring workmen construct first parking space for air traffic on Empire State Building, New York, United States of America."

    L/S's of the Empire State Building. L/S's of workmen clambering over the scaffolding of the new mast at the top of the building (some are very close to the edge). Good L/S of the New York skyline taking from an observation platform inside the mast. The narrator informs us that the project will cost $ 55 million. L/S of the Metropolitan Life building. L/S of the Empire States building. L/S of the Chrysler building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1024.05
    Media URN:
    36835
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1931
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    2k
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:02:00 / 01:22:38:00
    Canister:
    PT 042

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