• Short Summary

    Maj. Segrave drives auto at 231.36 mph. Maj. Segrave in International speed trials at?

  • Description

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    USA: Florida: Daytona Beach

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    Cars parked and crowds lining beach to watch land-speed record attempt / Major Segrave in his Golden Arrow car racing along beach / Car pulls up as officials walk towards it /Major Segrave getting out of car and shaking hands with well-wishers
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    Close of White Triplex challenger Lee Bible in car / White Trriplex car / White Triplex car racing along beach
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    Wreckage of car that also killed a cinematographer/ man pushing wheel and leaning it against the wreckage as crowds look on / Body loaded into back of vehicle
    Background: Maj. Segrave drives auto at 231.36 mph. Maj. Segrave in International speed trials at Daytona Beach.
    Sir Henry O'Neal de Hane Segrave breaks record (formerly held by Ray Keech) with Golden Arrow Speed Car.
    Also includes aftermath of death crash of White Triplex team mechanic and garage operator, Lee Bible.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2XCBFAE5N7LJ3X3EW1J1RUCG3
    Media URN:
    VLVA2XCBFAE5N7LJ3X3EW1J1RUCG3
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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