New Type Of Plane Demonstrated In USA 1937

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Title reads: "Washington".

New type plane demonstrated in Washington DC, United States of America.

An American inventor, Professor Kirsten, demonstrates his bizarre invention: an aeroplane with rotating wings and tail fit. Various shots of the professor looking at moving model of the...

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Cataloguer:
Amelia
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
13987
Sort Number:
37/081
Time in/Out:
01:19:06:00 / 01:19:30:00
Canister:
37/81
Film ID:
939.24
Issue Date:
11/10/1937

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