Aviator Charles Lindbergh visits Mexico. A fiesta at the Mexico City Municipal Stadium in his honor. Lindbergh arrives with U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Dwight Morrow and other officials. A large crowd greets him. Officers lined up on the steps leading to the stands. Lindbergh seated with Morrow and other officials. Mexican women perform a traditional dance. Lindbergh with military officers and officials in San Jacinto. Lindbergh seated with Ambassador Morrow and General Alvarez, aide to President Calles. A parade in Lindbergh's honor. He watches as the troops march past. Lindbergh on a tour of Mexican landmarks.
Aviator Charles Lindbergh in Mexico. Lindbergh with military officers and officials in San Jacinto. A parade in Lindbergh's honor. He watches as the troops march past. Lindbergh seated with officials during a farewell feast.
Three Soviet Airmen land on an airfield in San Jacinto,California after flying over the North Pole 6,700 miles without a stop from Moscow. Large crowd gathers at the airfield and greet their arrival.
A film about state parks in California, United States. Trees at Mount San Jacinto State Park. Supply packs loaded on backs of mules. Men ride horses as they move along a hilly terrain. A waterfall in the park. Civilian Conservation Corps men build bridges and work with shovels. CCC men dig culverts. A CCC camp area with tents in the background. CCC volunteers go for breakfast. Men eat lunch and wash their dishes.
Russian airmen Gromov, Yumashev, and Danilin set a nonstop flight endurance record in 1937 of 62 hours 17 minutes. The airmen fly a Tupolev ANT-25 over the North pole from Moscow to a dairy pasture outside San Jacinto, California (near Los Angeles). High altitude aerial view of the dairy pasture area and the safely landed Tupolev ANT-25. Cars and other vehicles parked at the field and people gathered at the airplane including local farming families. Views of the the three Soviet airmen ( Gromov, Yumashev, and Danilin) after setting the record, while greeting officials and posing for cameras. From an August 1962 newsreel recounting events 25 years earlier.
Views of six Boeing B-17B bombers in flight over California. They fly in loose formation over clouds. The snow-covered San Jacinto mountains are seen in the background.