Hindenburg Disaster 1937

Star Item


Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1937?

New York, United States of America (USA).

Nice shots of the German dirigible Hindenburg flying overhead (the Swastikas on her tail fin are clearly visible). Ground shots of the zeppelin (construction name LZ...



Black & White
Media URN:
Sort Number:
UN 0154 C
Time in/Out:
01:47:36:00 / 01:48:25:00
UN 154 C
Film ID:
Issue Date:

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Actual Zeppelin Crash! Aka Hindenburg Airship Disaster, 1937

Actual Zeppelin Crash! Aka Hindenburg Airship Disaster, 1937

Good version of fire and crash that brought an end to the airship Hindenburg.

50th Anniversary Of Pathe

50th Anniversary Of Pathe

Item made up of memorable and historic news stories to celebrate Pathe's 50th anniversary.

This Is Lloyds  Aka All Risks - Reel 1

This Is Lloyds Aka All Risks - Reel 1

Documentary about Lloyd's of London, the famous insurance organisation

Introducing Ourselves Part 1 [ History Of Pathe ]

Introducing Ourselves Part 1 [ History Of Pathe ]

Promotional film showing the suitability of British Pathe to make TV commercials.



Chris Kelly talks to Pathe staff about the history of the newsreels.

Five Reigns Reel 3

Five Reigns Reel 3

Historic events during the reign of five British Monarchs.

Hindenburg Airship Crash

Hindenburg Airship Crash

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.