13175_17824_nyc_forties2.mov

13175_17824_nyc_forties2

Footage of various New York monuments, landmarks, and neighborhoods. Boat passes under Brooklyn Bridge. Footage of the Bowery. People walk outside. "The Ghetto" - people at a flea market. Very crowded streets in Chinatown. Dragon parade. Washington Square Park. Children swim in fountain. Quiet street in Greenwich Village. Man paints portraits on the street. Church of the Transfiguration "Little Church Around the Corner." People stand outside church. CU of hands and fingers over church background. Man's hand slip wedding band on woman's hand.

1940s
Subjects: 
B&W
Not Explicit