TitleNational Air Race and aviation films [videorecording].
Published[Cleveland, Ohio : Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University, 2012]
Description1 videodisc (97 min.) : si., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
General NoteTitle from disc.
Formatted NoteContents: [1a]. National Air Races, 1933-1934 -- [1b]. Weiant Aircraft Sales, Newark, Ohio; aircraft factory scenes, 1929-1930 -- [1c]. National Air Races, 1929 -- [1d]. Ohio Goodwill Tour, 1929 -- [2a]. Detroit Air Show, 1929 -- [2b]. Cleveland Municipal Airport and aerial views of Cleveland and suburbs, 1928-1929 -- [2c]. Newsreel footage of cross-Atlantic flights, including Lindbergh, 1926 -- [2d]. National Air Races, 1939 (Movietone News) -- [3a]. National Air Races, 1939 ("Aviation, The Cleveland Air Meet", directed by Lowell Thomas; Movietone News) -- [3b]. National Air Races, 1939 ("Aviation", directed by Lowell Thomas; Movietone News) -- [3c]. National Air Races, 1938 ("Standard Oil Co. Presents Wings Over the Crowd") -- [3d]. National Air Races, 1937 -- [4a]. National Air Races, 1933-1934 -- [4b]. National Air Races, 1931 ("National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio, 1931"; photographed by Photo Section 112th Observation Squadron Ohio National Guard) -- [4c]. National Air Races, 1929 -- [4d]. Fragments of Warren Weiant home videos, undated.
Summary NoteSummary: Consists mostly of home movies taken by Warren Weiant of aviation in Cleveland in the late 1920s and 1930s, including footage of the National Air Races held in Cleveland and aviators Charles Lindbergh, Roscoe Turner, and Blanche Noyes. Also includes three Movietone News reels of the 1939 National Air Races in Cleveland, a film entitled "Wings Over the Crowd" by Standard Oil Company of Ohio of the 1938 National Air Races in Cleveland, and footage taken by the Ohio National Guard of the 1938 National Air Races.
Form AvailableAlso available online via Digital Case.
Loc. Orig/Dup.Holds originals: (Original film recordings) Western Reserve Historical Society; 10825 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106; 216-721-5722 ohu
System DetailsDVD, NTSC, region 1.
SubjectsAeronautics -- Competitions -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Aeronautics -- Competitions -- United States.
Aeronautics -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Aeronautics -- United States.
Air pilots -- United States.
Airplanes, Racing -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Airplanes, Racing -- United States.
Cleveland (Ohio) -- Aerial views.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974.
Noyes, Blanche, 1900-1981.
Turner, Roscoe, 1895-1970.
Women air pilots -- United States.
Other AuthorsWeiant, Warren.
Thomas, Lowell, 1892-1981.
OrganizationsCase Western Reserve University. Libraries.
Movietonews (Firm)
Standard Oil Company (Ohio). Wings over the crowd.
Ohio. National Guard. Observation Squadron, 112th.
Electronic Res.Film recordings available via Digital Case http://hdl.handle.net/2186/ksl:airRace
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: DVD 6
mq245817: Videotapes [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 147642]