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  • Short Summary

    Shot of still photographs of Australian airmen Ross and Keith Smith.

  • Description

    Ross and Keith Smith.

    Brief shot CU still photograph of airmen Ross and Keith Smith.

    These Australian brothers; after serving in World War One (Ross anyway and maybe Keith too) made the first long-distance aeroplane flight from England to Australia in November - December 1919. Ross died a couple of years later in, of course, an aeroplane accident.

    Aviation; adventure; daredevils; pilot.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2364.03
    Media URN:
    75924
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:37:00 / 01:09:55:00
    Canister:
    ON 254 E

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