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  • Short Summary

    Famous crash of a luxury zeppelin - Lakehurst, New Jersey.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1937?

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Nice shots of the German dirigible Hindenburg flying overhead (the Swastikas on her tail fin are clearly visible). Ground shots of the zeppelin (construction name LZ 129) passing overhead. The airship flies over the landing ground at Lakehurst, New Jersey. Shots of the Hindenburg on fire. Good shots as the flaming airship falls to the ground.

    The accident happened on May 6 1937.

    ( Alternate spelling for search - Hindenberg ) See other versions of this incident - UN 63 B and 37/40.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    586.10
    Media URN:
    59013
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1937
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:36:00 / 01:48:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 154 C

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