• Short Summary

    First displaced persons from Europe reach America.

  • Description

    Title reads 'First D P's Reach America.'

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    LS. The ship 'General Black' arriving in New York harbour carrying first European displaced persons to reach America. Stars and Stripes flying from ship in foreground. SCU. The ship. LS. Crowds waving from bridge. LS. Ship coming into dock with crowds waiting on quay in foreground, waving. MS. Passengers waving from deck. MS. Passengers disembarking. MS. More passengers disembarking. CU. One of the displaced persons.

    (Comb. B/W)

    Date found in the old record - 04/11/1048. American voiceover.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2234.08
    Media URN:
    64889
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:10:00 / 01:10:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 2028 I

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