S.S. Lusitania Leaves New York City on Last Voyage

Note: Intertitles have been extended in order to increase readability. Does not reflect original record.

Creator(s): Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 9/18/1947-2/28/1964 (Most Recent)

Series: Historical Films, ca. 1914 – ca. 1936
Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860 – 1985

Production Date: 1936

Other Title(s):Historical Film, No. 1221
Sound Type: Silent

Scope & Content: Passengers arrive at the dock and go aboard the ship. The Lusitania’s flag is raised. Passengers, including author Elbert Hubert, pose at the ship’s rail. Tugs maneuver the Lusitania into the channel.

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National Archives Identifier: 24726
Local Identifier: 111-H-1221