The oldest video footage of New York City is really pretty incredible to watch. This version has some graphics added so that viewers can see exactly where these landmarks fall in modern day New York.
The oldest and most incredible footage of New York City ever, including where the WTC would be built. With added maps carefully researched to show where the camera was. 28 shots of classic footage with a new twist and a new soundtrack.
The following is the oldest surviving footage of recognizable parts of the New York city.
Wow! everything was so elegant back then. I mean every car was like a piece of art, and people wore suits for no reason at all, the music was fantastic! The good old days indeed! Well except for the World Wars and the Great Depression obviously.