Material relating to the newsreel story "Blue Riband First Try" - 52/56
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Blue Riband First Try" 52/56.
Views of the liner SS 'United States' on her maiden voyage across the Atlantic.
The liner pulling into Southampton docks (Southampton, Hampshire) alongside Ocean Terminal. Various views of the liner. Small boats and tugs move alongside the liner.
Aerial views of the liner approaching Southampton.
Commodore Harry Manning, captain of the liner, speaking to Press. Three newsreel cameras are filming him.
GV. S.S. United States, approaching Le Havre, France as people watching from beach.
Sailors hang out signal flags.
Aerial views liner at sea and entering Southampton.
Aerial, liner entering Le Havre.
(Comb.Orig.Neg. & Lav.) (Tin 2.)