The Resource Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Label
Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937
Title
Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937
Statement of responsibility
WPA Film Library
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In June 1937, Amelia Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, embarked on a round-the-world flight, starting in California and mapping a 28,000 mile route along the earth's equator. On July 2, 1937, after completing 22,000 miles, the pair took off from New Guinea and headed toward Howland Island in the Pacific. Earhart and Noonan never reached the island; a faint distress call was the last anyone heard from the pilots. Rescuers launched a 16-day search party, comprised of thousands of men and costing
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
2
Technique
live action
Label
Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1937
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 31, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937
  • (1:24)
Control code
100038687
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 24 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1937
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 31, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Amelia Earhart Disappears over the Pacific Ocean ca. 1937
  • (1:24)
Control code
100038687
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 24 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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