New York City in Black and White

 

Travel through space and time to re-live some of the most iconic moments in the creation of modern New York. Join the country's founding fathers in the earliest days of the republic as they install the first democratically elected leader in modern history; the hard-working men who braved unimaginable risk to build the most iconic buildings that shaped the city skyline; and the thousands of revelers in Times Sq. to celebrate the end of World War II.

 
 
 
     RACE TO THE TOP - 1931   EMPIRE STATE BUILDING    

RACE TO THE TOP - 1931
EMPIRE STATE BUILDING

 

        V-J DAY KISS - 1945  TIMES SQUARE

V-J DAY KISS - 1945
TIMES SQUARE

     INSIDE THE CNN STUDIO - 1986   COLUMBUS CIRCLE    

INSIDE THE CNN STUDIO - 1986
COLUMBUS CIRCLE

 

     LUNCH ATOP A SKYSCRAPER - 1932     ROCKEFELLER CENTER  

LUNCH ATOP A SKYSCRAPER - 1932
ROCKEFELLER CENTER 

         JOHN LENNON MEMORIAL - 1980  THE DAKOTA

JOHN LENNON MEMORIAL - 1980
THE DAKOTA

      MACY’S PARADE - 2015       CENTRAL PARK WEST @65TH

MACY’S PARADE - 2015
CENTRAL PARK WEST @65TH

        WASHINGTON’S INAUGURAL - 1789  FEDERAL HALL       

WASHINGTON’S INAUGURAL - 1789
FEDERAL HALL

 

     JOURNEY TO AMERICA - 1919   BATTERY PARK      

JOURNEY TO AMERICA - 1919
BATTERY PARK

 

 

 
Ellis Island Black and White

Ellis Island was the last hurdle  between 1892 and 1954 for immigrants, where they ended their trip and began a journey as new Americans.  Join us as we trace a Polish family's journey across the Atlantic in 1919. Based on true events; told from the perspective of a young girl decades later.

  ARRIVAL   EPISODE 1

ARRIVAL

EPISODE 1

  LUGGAGE ROOM   EPISODE 2

LUGGAGE ROOM

EPISODE 2

  MEDICAL INSPECTION   EPISODE 3

MEDICAL INSPECTION

EPISODE 3

  MEDICAL ROOM   EPISODE 4

MEDICAL ROOM
 EPISODE 4

  THE REGISTRY ROOM  EPISODE  5

THE REGISTRY ROOM
EPISODE  5

  THE KISSING POST  EPISODE 6

THE KISSING POST
EPISODE 6