• Short Summary

    Some Sxties-style hotel decor seen at the opening ceremony of this luxury hotel.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item. Title reads: "New York Gets First New Hotel In 30 Years"

    New York, United States of America / USA

    LS High shot, New York skyline. MS Street sign "Lexington Ave. East 51st. LS Exterior new, luxury, 800-room hotel "The Summit", with hotel's name sign. Various shots of opening ceremony, showing the Tisch Brothers whose project it is and Philippine Ambassador Carlos P. Romulo who formally opens the hotel. Interior shots of hotel lobby.
    LS Exterior.

    Note: Date on original paperwork: 02/08/1961. American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2990.17
    Media URN:
    85679
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:40:00 / 01:37:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 3527 G

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