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  • Short Summary

    USS Leviathan brings soldiers home. USA.

  • Description

    New York Harbour. United States of America.

    World's largest ship; taken from Germans in world war one; formerly called the Vaterland; now the Leviathan. Film of this giant bringing 10;000 returning troops to new York -- homecoming. Fairly close shot of side of the ship; with deck crowded with troops. Pan left; along side a short way. Ship from distance; looking at starboard side - 3 fat smoke stacks. Aeroplane flies past in F.G. Diag shot of Leviathan with smaller boats around. Closer shot of end again; with aeroplanes flying over. Aerial; flying down and over the ship. Then another tracking shot moving quickly alongside the ship; Statue of Liberty in distance.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1912.52
    Media URN:
    73136
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:15:00 / 02:00:11:00
    Canister:
    ON 129 F

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