• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Balloon landed on U.S. city rooftop: 45ft

    (NOTE - This is the Goodyear?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION

    CAPTION "DROPPING IN " SUCCESSFUL LANDING OF "BLIMP" ON ROOF IS A FORETASTE OF THE DAY WHEN WE ALL FLY

    Akron, Ohio , USA (June 1928)

    Blimp "non rigid" airship in the sky / Akron city skyline with sign "hotel marine" / close of gondola /passenger car of balloon / name of airship "Goodyear" / view of airship (Goodyear name and logo seen on side ) flying over city street with "O'Neils" building sign / " Goodyear" airship landing on roof of O'Neils department store building / airship landing on rooftop/ line of people watching / unidentified men getting out of gondola (possibly Goodyear company executives)
    Background: Video Roll Title: Balloon landed on U.S. city rooftop: 45ft

    (NOTE - This is the Goodyear company -first public relations Pilgrim airship landing and delivering types to an Akron department store in June 1928. Akron was
    where the Goodyear tyre company was based) .

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA39QZI3I5UQU5U13ZMIIDEB6Q6
    Media URN:
    VLVA39QZI3I5UQU5U13ZMIIDEB6Q6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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