• Description

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Maiden Voyage for French Liner Liberte'.

    LS. Aerial shot of the 50,000 ton French liner Liberte (former Europa) with tugs around her heading for New York to finish her maiden voyage. MS. Lifeboats on the deck of the ship. LS. Elevated, passengers sunning themselves on deck. MS. Swimming pool on the ship. MS. Girl diving into swimming pool. MS. Passengers in the gymnasium. SCU. Two children looking at book in the nursery. SCU. Small girl on rocking horse. LS. GV. Ballroom. MS. Nose of ship. LS. Ship at sea with blimp flying overhead. LS. The ship entering New York. Statue of Liberty in foreground. MS. Towards, ship with tug escort nosing in. LS. Aerial shot of ship escorted by tugs arriving at New York, & MS. & LS.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 23/08/1950.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:12:00 / 01:47:03:00
    UN 2283 I
    Sort Number:
    UN 2283 I
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
    New York Ships Statue of Liberty2 Statue of Liberty
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