• Short Summary

    President Hoover gets his mail delivered by airship while he is on a ship.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. For the President - urgent. Army Blimp delivers state papers at sea to President Hoover, homecoming from holiday trip, on USS Arizona."

    United States of America (USA).

    Shots from gondola of American airship flying towards US Navy warship. Air to air shots of airship flying above the Arizona. CU man on airship holds up bag with 'U.S. Mail for President Hoover and Party' written on it. It is attached to a rope and lowered down.

    Shots from ship of airship overhead. Shots from airship as mail lands on deck.

    MS of President Herbert C Hoover receiving his mail.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    767.18
    Media URN:
    8189
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:37:00 / 01:49:36:00
    Canister:
    31/30

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