• Short Summary

    The finishing touches are put to a model of Manhattan Island to be used in the World Fair.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown.

    Full titles read: "NEW YORK"

    Various shots of large model of Manhattan island. L/Ss of men putting the finishing touches to the impressive models which is to be an exhibit at the World's Fair. Good L/S of the model lit up in the darkness. Even the lights of lifts going up and down in the skyscrapers can be seen.

    Cataloguer's note: Presumably the World's Fair mentioned was the 1939 New York's World Fair.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1001.57
    Media URN:
    14126
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:25:00 / 01:56:10:00
    Canister:
    39/18

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