Panorama of Riker's Island, N.Y.
The film was photographed from a boat going around Riker's Island. Located on the East River north of Hell Gate between the Bronx and Queens, Riker's Island was the site of a massive New York City landfill operation at the time of the filming (originally eighty-seven acres, by 1939 the siz...
United States :
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.,
|Series:||New York at the turn of the century
American history in video