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1937 airship Hindenburg disaster...



Item # 673707

May 08, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1937

* Hindenburg rigid airship disaster
* Pride of Nazi Germany
* Lakehurst, New Jersey
* FRONT LEAF ONLY ***

The top of the front page has a four column headline: "WASHINGTON STARTS AIRSHIP INQUIRY; DEATH TOLL REACHES 33; LEHMANN DIES; GERMANY WILL CONTINUE AIR SERVICE" with several subheads that include: "CAUSE IS A MYSTERY" "Experts Lay Hindenburg Tragedy To Electrostatic or Backfire" and more. (see) More coverage on page 2 with a few related photos.
Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), rag paper, a little irregular along the left margin, sold as is.

Category: The 20th Century