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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Item title reads: "Sky Show Thrills Crowd at Cleveland. Army's First Pursuit Group performs in formation at National Air Races".

    Cleveland, United States of America.

    Uncle Sam's army air fighters put on a display of formation flying. Various shots of the planes in the air and of the crowd watching.

    A British flyer (Lieutenant Ashley - sp?) speaks to camera saying: "I'm going to give you an exhibition of crazy flying which I hope will show you the amount of punishment the modern aeroplane will stand." M/S of a biplane flying very close to the ground with its wings almost touching the floor as it sways backwards and forwards.

    Note: American Pathe News item with original voiceover.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58632
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    568.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:20:00 / 01:37:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 123 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 0123 F
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Pioneers
  • Stills

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

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