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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the Statue of Liberty - men climb around on the head and shoulders of the great lady.

  • Description

    United States of America. Intertitle describes the history of the Statue of Liberty. Low angle shot of the statue. Intertitle describes how "just about the time the traveller sees this statue the ship goes dry - by order. Closer view of the statue - head and upper body. Three men are standing on the head of the statue. Different angle showing the head, more of the body and the book held by the statue.

    Two men walk around the statue's shoulders. Top shot from on or above the statue showing the book and a man sitting on one of the statue's fingers. M/S of the man who waves. Low angle shot of the head. Shot of full length of the statue, filling height of the frame. Top shot of two men climbing on the rays which protrude from the statue's head dress. They help another man up. One man climbs out on to one of the rays and waves his arms around. M/S of back of statue's head - the men wave. Shot of the back view of the statue - it fills the height of the frame. Very short moving aerial shot of the statue. Story incomplete.

    Was a Pathe Pictorial item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    860.12
    Media URN:
    14776
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:35:00 / 01:27:41:00
    Canister:
    EP 068

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