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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Film tells the story of Kyle Murphy, a fictional World War II pilot who becomes a plane restorer and movie stunt pilot and over the course of the film inspires his young cameraman to become a stunt pilot himself. The film features even more spectacular footage of recreated World War I and World War II aerial combat, including dogfights, a crippled landing on an aircraft carrier, and a wing-walking stunt over the Grand Canyon.
Moore, Dennis Earl
MacGillivray Freeman FilmsDennis Earl Moore Producitons
Dropout and extensive head switching noise throughout. Some video levels high during stunt sequence, around 00:17:45:00.
For more information see accompanying files in the collection, Conoco files on films To Fly and Flyers (Accession 2527).
Flight in motion picturesStunt flyingStunt performersMilitary operations, Aerial
1 videocassette (VHS) : 1/2 inch ; sd., col. (00:33:28:00).
OpenCube DCP/HD/SD 2.11.1. MXF-JPEG2000, Audio-BWF, 24bit stereo, 29.97fps.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
DuPont Company Textile Fabrics Department videotapes, photographs, slides and promotions (Accession 2011.320)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Textile Fabrics Department videotapes, photographs, slides and promotions (Accession 2011.320), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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