New York City Welcomes S.S. America

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Events as the S.S. America enters New York Harbor on her first voyage since the war to begin passenger service between the US an Europe.

Seymour Siegel announces events in between the ships' foghorns. Brief speeches by people nearby.



Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 8522