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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    M/Ss of balloonist Auguste (or Jean) Piccard standing in balloon capsule. He explains that he going to study cosmic rays in the stratosphere. L/Ss of American man explaining about the hydrogen gas canisters that his company will donate to Piccard's effort.

    Cataloguer's note: Soundtrack only.

    Note: There are two Piccards - Jean and Auguste. They are identical twins so it is possible to confuse them in some records. Due to faulty tape the item is currently being retransferred.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    60703
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1817.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:20:00 / 01:54:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 340 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0340 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    CERN Archive
  • Stills

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

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