• Short Summary

    Footage of the New York's World's Fair being opened by President Roosevelt in the United States of America.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "NEW YORK'S WORLD'S FAIR OPENED"

    Aerial shot for the World's Fair complex. L/S's of the President of the United States of America Franklin Delano Roosevelt arriving in an open topped car. M/S of Roosevelt giving a speech to declare the Fair open. Several shots of the fantastic sights a the fair including a large statue of George Washington and many spectacular fountain. Good aerial shots of the building illuminated in the night sky.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1011.01
    Media URN:
    14341
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:07:00
    Canister:
    39/38

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