• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: 'The Conqueror of the North Pole' (arrival by Junker Plane)

    Aviation meet of pilots who have reputedly flown over the North Pole and display of planes in formation.

    (Richard E.

  • Description

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    Five planes flying in formation / Spectators under parasols, waiting / Six planes in formation, flying over scene / Plane (D-1000) along and forward on airfield, people rushing to welcome flyers / Group of officials, taking off their hats / Pilots walking among crowd / Dignitary shaking hands with pilot / Group around microphone and official speech / Airfield, people running towards camera, cameramen, men with ladders, group in foreground standing up high / Group of pilots and officials walking towards camera
    Background: Video Roll Title: 'The Conqueror of the North Pole' (arrival by Junker Plane)

    Aviation meet of pilots who have reputedly flown over the North Pole and display of planes in formation.

    (Richard E. Byrd and Floyd Bennett of the United States made the first airplane flight over the North Pole in 1926)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7OK7RIK0BGKN0HHV3Z29QY88P
    Media URN:
    VLVA7OK7RIK0BGKN0HHV3Z29QY88P
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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