Crowd gathers to catch a glimpse of the airplane that set a world record, flying non-stop from Moscow to southern California. July 14, 1937
- Crowd gathers to catch a glimpse of the airplane that set a world record, flying non-stop from Moscow to southern California. July 14, 1937
- Los Angeles Daily News
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- July 14, 1937
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Negative has two distinct fingerprints present in the lower portion of photo, as well as further smudging in top right.
Fingerprints are visible in lower left area of negative
A crowd gathers behind a rope to view the Tupolev ANT-25 flown by Mikhail Gromov, Andrei Yumashev, and Sergei Danilin from Moscow to a field outside San Jacinto, CA. A man kneeling on top of a car with a camera on a tripod is visible in the background. The non-stop flight covered 6700 miles in 62 hours and 12 minutes, smashing the previous record for longest non-stop flight. July 14, 1937
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- b&w nitrate negative
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