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  • Short Summary

    America's first flying post office at Washington DC Airfield.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    L/S crowd around aeroplane on Washington Airfield. Various shots men loading sacks of mail onto plane. Various shots man on board plane sorting mail into pigeon holes with postal districts on. C/U writing on side of plane: "First Flying Post Office". L/S as plane takes off.

    Date given on old records is 30/09/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2335.20
    Media URN:
    66150
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:01:00 / 01:55:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 1551 E

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