• Short Summary

    Motorboat race from Albany to New York in the early 1930s.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Title reads: "Albany - New York Racers Set New Outboard Marks. Lieutenant Governor Lehman starts entries in 133 mile Hudson River endurance test." American voice-over.

    Albany, New York, United States of America.

    Various small motorboats speed under a bridge on the Hudson River. Lt. Governor Herbert Lehman fires a cannon to start the race. Shots of the one man powerboats speeding along the river. Aerial views of the race along the Hudson. Shots of the finish.

    Intertitle reads: "Charles Cabot of New Haven receives Cup".

    Shots of Mr Cabot receiving the large trophy. He makes a short speech of thanks.

    N.B. Presumably this race took place between 1929 and 1933 when Lehman was Lt. Gov.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    578.35
    Media URN:
    58958
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:32:00 / 01:59:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 145 G

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