The Hindenburg Explodes Ca. 1937

The Hindenburg Explodes Ca. 1937

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While landing in Lakehurst, New Jersey, on May 6, 1937, the German zeppelin Hindenburg burst into flames. A large crowd had gathered to witness the landing of the world's largest rigid airship, which was also seen as a symbol of Nazi propaganda. Investigation determined that atmospheric electricity had ignited flammable hydrogen gas leaking from the airship's balloon.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , [1937]
Copyright Date: ©1937
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (2 min., 45 sec.)) : sound
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Additional Contributors: Films Media Group
WPA Film Library


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