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    Stratosphere Record. U.S. Balloonist's rise to new heights at South Dakota.

    America, (USA).

    M/S of National Geographic helium balloon on the ground, various shots as it is slowly inflated, many people are involved getting it into shape. M/S of Albert William Stevens and Orvil Anderson stood by the balloon, M/S of one of them inside it while the other stands outside. M/S as it takes off and flies over the country. M/S interior of radio station waiting to hear when it is coming in. M/S aerial shot as it lands and deflates. M/S of it lying on the ground. M/S of the two men afterwards.

    Note: Orvil Anderson and Albert Stevens set an altitude record of 74,000 feet on 11th November 1935.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12562
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    845.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:27:00 / 01:13:27:00
    Canister:
    35/94
    Sort Number:
    35/094
  • Stills

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

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