• Short Summary

    Famous overhead train, sold for scrap, says farewell to New York.

  • Description

    USA: New York:
    EXT
    General view along elevated railway / notice on window, passengers / More elevated railway / General view marchers with banners (700 men who worked on railway) / Auctioneer selling railway / view under elevated railway / empty ticket office / pot-bellied stove in waiting room / porters corner, shovels & brooms

    General view old time street scene, 1878 / old-fashioned police...one spits / women wearing old-fashioned dresses / General view old steam train on elevated railway / people on last train and train away / people in last train / view train thru' station and train past.

    BLUEPRINT. & BLACK & WHITE

    Off-stage used from America...in slang.

    Railways; United States of America
    Background: Famous overhead train, sold for scrap, says farewell to New York.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1EQXNTEGTS58UYFETS1F196W
    Media URN:
    VLVA1EQXNTEGTS58UYFETS1F196W
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/12/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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