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New York Colour Stock Shots (1963)

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This footage is shot in colour. New York, United States of America (USA). Long shot of the island of Manhattan from approaching boat, back shots of several women onboard the boat in foreground. Various shots of the Statue of Liberty with helicopter flying over. More shots of Manhattan from approaching boat - good shot. Various high angle long shots of the skyscrapers of New York. Various shots of the tourists on top of Empire State Building looking at skyscrapers. Various travelling night shots of the illuminated street of Manhattan - possibly Broadway, many theatres seen. More shots of the illuminations. Various shots of the tourists on boat circling Manhattan, brilliant footage of the skyline, Brooklyn bridge, skyscrapers, etc. More high angle long shots of Manhattan, some top shots, possibly air shots. There are several confusing shots of Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, taken from boat, at the end of the item - possibly attached to the New York footage accidentally. Cataloguer's note - good footage - poor grading. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2671.12