• Short Summary

    Opening of the new Lincoln Tunnel under the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NEW LINCOLN TUNNEL UNDER HUDSON RIVER".

    New York / New Jersey, United States of America.

    Various shots of the ceremony opening the new Lincoln Tunnel that runs under the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey. Crowds of people watch soldiers march along, carrying the American flag. New York's Governor Laymen officially opens the 'South Tube' and several army vehicles are seen going into the tunnel, travelling through it and coming out the other side.

    Governor Hoffman of New Jersey shakes hands with Governor Laymen after travelling through the tunnel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    949.49
    Media URN:
    16209
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:09:00 / 01:39:51:00
    Canister:
    38/2

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