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Skyline New York
Description: A tour of New York City in 1954.

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Clip #: TFA-59A
Length: 26:41
Year: 1955
Color: Color
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1950s
Filmmaker: Carl Dudley
Region: North America
Country: United States
State: New York
City: New York
Subject: Air Travel
Original: 16mm
Keywords:
Trans World Airlines, San Ramon, California, man watering lawn, looks at watch, convertible pulls up, two girls get out, conversation at dinner table, boarding a TWA Super "G" Lockheed Constellation, plane takes off, plane interior, plane in flight, grand canyon, stewardess, inflight meal, plane over Manhattan, aerial, plane lands at Idlewild airport (now JFK), waving from boarding stairs, car pulls up in front of large home, '55 Ford Sunliner convertible, Circle line boat, skyline of New York, Statue of Liberty, Battery, Castle Clinton fort, Museum of the City of New York, Wall Street, Sub Treasury Building, Trinity Church, cemetary, East River, Brooklyn Bridge, United Nations, General Assembly, George Washington Bridge, West Side Drive, traffic, highway, Grants Tomb, Riverside Church, Park Ave, Lever Building, Fifth Avenue, parade, marching band, majorettes, New York public library, shoppers, Tiffany & Co., Tiffanys, Best & Co, Lord & Taylor, Peck & Peck, department stores, Rockefeller center, Atlas statue, Prometheus statue by Paul Manship, flags, outdoor cafe, restaurant, Radio City, NBC Building roof terrace, panorama of New York City, Chrysler Building, Empire State Building, St Patricks Cathedral, St John the Divine, Temple Emmanuel synagoge, girl on phone with 1950s lamps, Coney island, beach, Tilt-a-whirle, parachute jump, ferris wheel, cyclone rollercoaster, carriage ride in Central Park, kids baseball game, rowboats, Central Park zoo, apes, polar bear in cage, giraffe, lions in bronx zoo, childrens zoo, Metropolitan Museum of Art, sphyinx, Museum of Modern Art sculpture park, Radio City Music Hall, Yankee Stadium, baseball game, Polo Graounds football game, Belmont Park horse race, steeplechase, ice skating Radio City, Madison Square Garden hockey, boxing, Times Square at night, neon lights, signs, Guy Lombardo, Latin Quarter sign, dancing, El Morocco, Copacabana, back to airport, saying goodbye, outdoor speaker, Lockheed 1049G Super Constellation Super G taxis and plane takes off, plane in air, aerial Statue of Liberty, girl reclines in seat,

Notes:
The Lockheed 1049G Super Constellation (Super G)was putinto service in mid-March 1955 by TWA


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