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  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. From Stratosphere to A Swamp - 'and a very pleasant trip!' - said Lt. Cmdr. Settle - when found!"

    Near Bridgeton, New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    A small crowd gather around the gondola of the balloon piloted by Lieutenant Commander Settle.

    A group of men try to fold up the envelope of the balloon, it still contains some gas.

    Shot of men gathered around gondola - sign on side reads "A Century of Progress".

    The gondola is lifted onto the back of a truck.

    CU of Lieutenant Commander Settle speaking about his failed attempt to break the balloon altitude record.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8413
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    739.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:12:00 / 01:45:55:00
    Canister:
    33/97
    Sort Number:
    33/097
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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