• Short Summary

    Construction of the airframe of the massive American airship Macon.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Title reads: "Skeleton of Navy's Newest Sky Giant Nearing Completion. Macon, sister ship of dirigible Akron, takes shape in Ohio hanger as tail section is added to towering framework." American voiceover.

    Ohio, United States of America.

    Inside a massive hanger a part of the metal structure of the massive American airship Macon is lifted into place by ropes. The airship is just a skeleton - it is not yet covered with fabric. Men work all over the structure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    578.23
    Media URN:
    58946
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:00:00 / 01:44:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 142 G

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