• Short Summary

    Thousands of Jehovah's Witnesses meet in New York to profess their fate.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New York. Jehovah's Witness Hold Convention".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    GV Elevated shot, thousands of Jehovah Witnesses massed outside New York's Yankee stadium and on nearby polo grounds.

    SV Meals being served to the Witnesses.

    SV Witnesses seated at table eating.

    GV Crowded Yankee Stadium. CU Arabian man. CU Chinese girl. CU African men.

    GV Crowded stadium.

    SV Speaker on rostrum in middle of stadium.

    GV Pan, men Witnesses making their way into the water at Orchard Beach, NY for the mass baptism.

    LV Spectators standing in water.

    LV Women witnesses making their way into the water.

    LV Woman undergoing total immersion.

    SV Another woman being immersed.

    SV Another woman being immersed in water.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1545.16
    Media URN:
    49629
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:11:00 / 01:28:01:00
    Canister:
    58/64

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