• Short Summary

    Ruth Elder, the first woman to attempt a transatlantic flight, is rescued 600 miles from her goal.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Snatched from death. Ruth Elder, first woman pilot to attempt trans-Atlantic flight, who was rescued within 600 miles of her goal

    USA:
    Ruth Elder (aviator) in front of aeroplane
    Elder sitting in cockpit smiling
    Plane 'American Girl' taking off
    Background: Ruth Elder, the first woman to attempt a transatlantic flight, is rescued 600 miles from her goal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1G917ON1SQPMQRE1NBP8KSM0U
    Media URN:
    VLVA1G917ON1SQPMQRE1NBP8KSM0U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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