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  • Description

    Full title reads: "PATHE GAZETTE presents first cinematography pictures to reach England of"

    Title dissolves into another title (continuation) reading: "The first and second Races for AMERICA'S CUP."

    United States of America (USA).

    Air shots of the two yachts and many little barges at sea. Mr Sopwith and Mr Vanderbilt exchanging greetings before the America's Cup yacht race (natural sound).

    America's Cup defender, yacht 'Rainbow' (skipper Mr Vanderbilt) and America's Cup challenger, British yacht 'Endeavour' (skipper Mr Sopwith) at sea during the first race.

    Various shots of the race, 'Rainbow' and 'Endeavour' sailing, quite close to each other. Several shots of the boats sailing. Very close race but Endeavour wins it.

    Paperwork states that this item contains he first and the second race but there is only footage of the first race here.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8987
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    797.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:51:00 / 01:15:19:00
    Canister:
    34/77
    Sort Number:
    34/077
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Americas Cup AC\\
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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