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  • Short Summary

    Gordon Bennett Balloon Race in Geneva, Switzerland.

  • Description

    Geneva, Switzerland.

    Full titles read: "...the start for the Gordon Bennett Balloon Race in Geneva - endurance not speed, wins this !"

    Good L/S's of the various balloons being inflated in large field. M/S of balloonists inside Pathe basket of one of the balloons preparing for takeoff. Various shots of the balloons taking off. The balloonists wave to the crowds.

    Note: This is a duplicate copy of a story found on *PM0278* - check for best quality - EB 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    440.09
    Media URN:
    25365
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:44:00 / 01:11:50:00
    Canister:
    G 901

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