Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 (speaker), Wilson, Willard Springer, 1897-1979 (former owner)
Depicts the arrival of the Swedish monument in the Wilmington Marine Terminal during the Tercentenary celebration in 1938 of the first colonization of Delaware by the Swedes. The monument is a statue of the Kalmar Nyckel ship designed by sculptor Carl Milles (1875-1955). The event was attended by Swedish royalty and President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945).
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 (speaker), Du Pont, Henry Belin, 1898-1970 (depicted), Robinson, Robert P., 1869-1939 (speaker), Highfield, William J. (speaker)
Film depicts Lindbergh flying in to private airport of Henry B. du Pont, the motorcade that brings him to dais with speakers including Delaware Governor Robert P. Robinson and William J. Highfield. Lindbergh speaks at podium then prepares to take off again. Stands for photographs with Henry B. du Pont.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 (depicted), Wilson, Willard Springer, 1897-1979 (former owner)
Newsreel documents Lindbergh's historic flight across Atlantic. Includes footage of previous aviators who tried the trip before him. Also depicts celebrations in Paris and several United States cities after the flight. Last section of film is Lindbergh's hop to Mexico, including preparation, the route and celebration after landing.