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  • Short Summary

    American airship - Shenandoah - includes shots of engineers working in ship's interior.

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    United States of America, U.S.A.

    Title: "COME ALOFT with our Camera-man for an Aerial Trip in America's wonder airship The Shenandoah".

    Aerial shot, taken through the open hatch, of a moving airship as it flies over fields and houses. Low angled shot of the gigantic airship moored to a platform at the top of a high mast, a large case is being winched up the mast on a rope.

    M/S of the interior of airship, a man in a boiler suit - an engineer? - walks along a part of the airship's metal skeleton, he pauses periodically to check large canisters (probably containing helium). M/S of two engineers passing each as they walk along the metal frame. M/S of a man climbing out of a hatch and walking along what appears to be the top of the airship.

    Note: an orange tinted alternative version of this story exists - please see separate record for - U.S. AIRSHIP "SHENANDOAH" - also in G 1136.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:22:00 / 01:14:31:00
    G 1136

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