Commander Byrd. Location of events unknown. 1927 (?)
Commander (later Admiral) Richard Byrd on visit to France; c. 1920s. He arrives at government building. Byrd and others appear on balconies; French and US flags flying. B. in doorway; meeting people as he exits building; shaking hands; etc....
Commander Byrd makes a trans Atlantic flight.
Commander Byrd takes a first flight in his tri-motored plane before his Antarctic Expedition.
Commander Byrd's aeroplane is flown to Canada to be tested under freezing conditions in preparation for his Polar Flight.
American explorer, Commander Byrd, preparing for new expedition to North Pole by air.
Shots from the Arctic of Commander Byrd's historic flight over North Pole.
Crowds and huge parade greet Arctic Explorer, Commander Byrd, on his return to New York.
Historic events during the reign of five British Monarchs.