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Pan Am Clipper
Description: PAA Clipper passengers explore various locations in the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Trinidad, Jamaica and Havana.
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Clip #: TFA-302A
Length: 28:48
Year: 1948
Color: Color
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1940s
Region: Caribbean
Subject: Air Travel
Original: 16mm
1940s, woman choosing from clothing draped over sofa, baggage traveling up conveyor into airplane hold, Pan American Airlines, PAA, Pan Am Clipper Eagle NC 88896, flight crew boarding clipper via boarding stairs, people waving goodbye, passengers boarding clipper via boarding stairs, pilot giving hand signal out window, clipper propellers starting up, animation cartoon Clipper giving ok hand signal, clipper taxiing and in flight above clouds, Caribbean, Puerto Rico, San Juan, passengers deplaning onto tarmac, Pan American Guest House, male host pointing out sights to female visitor on balcony, tunnels, cisterns, old San Juan walls, Castillo San Felipe del Morro, La Garita del Diablo, the Devil’s Sentry Box, coast, female visitor walking through Castillo San Felipe del Morro, San Juan street scenes, modern buildings, Capitol Building, Casa de España, Casa de Espana, male server bringing drinks to women seated in deck chairs, Clipper in flight over clouds, Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, aerial coastline, female visitor walking along bay, Charlotte Amalie, Blackbeard's Castle, Bluebeard’s Castle, Margaret C. Simmon’s gravestone, brightly colored flowers, downtown street scenes, 99 Steps, Antilles, airplane wing and propeller in flight, aerial shoreline, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, aerial mountains, clipper taxiing at Piarco Airport, male flight personnel introducing male and female passengers, male and female tourists sharing car to Trinidad on sightseeing trip, Caribbean man and woman singing Calypso song about “American Clipper” and dancing, Port of Spain, boats, street scenes, bazaars, people of different ethnicities and religions, tourist man and woman visiting mosque and Hindu temple, Piccadilly Street, steel drum band, cartoon Clipper plugging ears at displeasure of steel drum music, North Shore, mountainous jungle area, car driving on jungle road, palm tree lined rocky shore, male and female tourists having picnic on beach, Central Plains, male and female workers using machetes to cut sugar canes and loading onto ox cart, men and women performing traditional African dances including stick dance accompanied by musicians and singers, children and adults gathered around and watching dancers perform, smiling male and female visitor watching dancers, aerial Clipper in flight, Jamaica, Kingston, street scenes, streetcar, white helmeted policeman directing traffic and pedestrians, Myrtle Bank Hotel, outdoor swimming pool, Jamaica Regiment Band performing in garden, “God Save the Queen,” Hope Botanical Gardens, Royal Botanical Gardens, floral blooms, lush foliage, fountains, male and female visitor walking through garden, Jamaican men singing and playing guitars and rumba box, male and female tourists taking raft trip down Rio Grande, cartoon Clipper shaking head and finger saying “too slow, it’s quicker by Clipper,” quiet lagoon, North Shore, resort hotel, Montego Bay, skyline, beach, slow motion two men diving off diving platform into water in unison, men swimming, terraces along water, Jamaican boy and girl accompanied by musicians dancing for tourists, male and female tourists watching children dance and talking about visiting Havana, Cuba, Rancho-Boyeros Airport, Clipper taxiing, Cuban man and woman standing behind airport gate pointing and waving, male and female tourists waving and deplaning, tourists and Cuban hosts embracing and shaking hands, tourists and hosts departing airport and getting into parked car as their luggage is loaded into trunk, car driving away from airport, Cuban musicians singing and playing guitars and maracas, street scenes, wide boulevards, historic buildings, Paseo del Prado, El Prado, Presidential Palace, El Capitolio, National Capitol Building, downtown, Old Havana, The Gran Teater de Havana, sidewalk arcade, narrow streets, shop signs hanging over street, street vendor using mechanical peeler to peel fruit, flower vendor carrying flowers over head, beautifully colored tiles with Moorish accent, male and female tourists talking to English speaking tourist policeman, Maximo Gomez monument, El Morro, Morro Castle, visitors walking around El Morro, unique male street singer performing “La Paloma,” Malecón, El Malecon, Monument to the Victims of the USS Maine, Hotel Nacional, swimming pool, spacious parkway, palm lined boulevard, residential area, large homes with luxurious gardens, waterfall, resorts, Cuban woman singing and playing guitar, La Concha Beach, male and female singers and musicians performing on beach for people in swimsuits, Varadero, male and female tourists dressed in swimsuits walking out into surf and swimming, car driving through gateway to Tropicana Club, Villa Mina, male and female Cuban dancers performing show for nightclub audience, showgirls, Afro-Cuban, Maitre D’ escorting tourists and their Cuban friends to table, male performer singing while he plays piano with group of women standing close by watching him, male and female Cuban dancers performing, Clipper in flight

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