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Sailing on ships Khedive Ismail and SS Normandie

Film | Accession Number: 2017.323 | RG Number: RG-60.0142 | Film ID: 4268
Image

View of a foggy horizon from a boat. Deck of the boat, with umbrellas and tables. A lifebuoy reads the name of the ship: “Khedive Ismail, London.” A seagull flies by. More scenes from the boat deck. A safety drill with life jackets. Sam Elias wearing a beret, sitting on deck. Another ship passing. Sam Elias wearing a life preserver. Sam Elias smiling and waving at the camera near the railing. Sam Elias holding a lifebuoy that reads “Normandie Havre.” Sam Elias smoking and taking his jacket off, pretending to go for a swim, then putting his jacket back on. Passengers on the deck. Flags flying from the ship mast. Planes fly by overhead. Arriving in NY, The Statue of Liberty.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:04:33
Event Date
1936?
Locale
Atlantic Ocean
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Martin Elias
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:28:45
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