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70th Birthday of US Coast-To-Coast Railway

Series

Series Name
British Paramount News

Issue

Issue No.
856
Date Released
11 May 1939
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 170th Birthday of US Coast-To-Coast Railway
  2. 2News Flashes from Everywhere
  3. 3News Flashes from Everywhere
  4. 4News Flashes from Everywhere
  5. 5News Flashes from Everywhere
  6. 6President Roosevelt Opens World’s Fair
  7. 7Princesses Play with Baby Panda
  8. *Queen Mary Leads Princess Beatrice Hospital Appeal

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
1 / 7
Summary
US celebrate 70th anniversary of "last link" which instituted first through railway service from East to West Coast.
Keywords
Commemorations; Railways; Celebrations and festivals
Locations
Iowa
Library number
8516

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Film Archive

Name
Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
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Address
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Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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