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  • Short Summary

    Still C/U photo of the millionaire sports man Alfred Vanderbelt.

  • Description

    Mr Vanderbelt - sporting millionaire who gave his lifeboat for women. Location of events unknown. Location of events unknown.

    First a shot of a road curve: horse-drawn cart pulling a bunch of men sitting up on top of a coach w/ the driver; all wearing top hats - looks like some kind of party; at same time car drives in other direction. Then CU still photo of millionaire sportsman Alfred G. Vanderbilt ; who met his death in the Lusitania disaster in 1915. In the photo;is holding whip; looks like he is in driver's seat of a carriage. In Pathe's note ..gave up his lifeboat for women. and apparently went down w/ the ship.

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    Film ID:
    2332.42
    Media URN:
    74948
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1915
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:53:00 / 01:50:09:00
    Canister:
    ON 201 B

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