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    Learn flying in glider attached to automobile. Location of events unknown.

    Aviation; instruction. Inventions. Learn flying in glider on auto. Title frame. CU inventor Harry Travers (American) stands in front of the invention - behind him & above; the student pilot sits in primitive looking glider; moving the gear stick around. Travers is explaining the advantages of this method. GV of the glider / auto crossing field - the glider is attached (w/hinged bars so that the pilot can move it up and down)to back of frameless automobile; w/flatbed on back. Pan as it crosses to rt. Another shot of it approaching; passing; - w/ glider lowering onto back of the vehicle.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    75309
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2348.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:48:00 / 01:39:39:00
    Canister:
    ON 229 F
    Sort Number:
    ON 229 F
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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