American newsreel about opening of tallest hotel - the Americana in New York.
Unissued / unused material.
American newsreel item.
World's tallest hotel - the Americana, New York, United States of America (USA).
VS of the skyscraper hotel. Various shots of opening ceremony showing Cardinal Spellman blessing the hotel. CU dignitaries cutting ribbon (in fact a garland of flowers). MS kids in national dress of various countries standing on steps of hotel. Various shots interior of hotel showing banquet for UNICEF. Exterior of hotel which is located near Time Square.
Date on dope sheet is 24/09/1962.