1927 movie footage of Lindbergh in Seattle ‘takes your breath away’

A recently discovered film canister contained this footage of transcontinental pilot Charles Lindbergh visiting Seattle in 1927 and being introduced by Seattle Mayor Bertha Knight Landes to a packed crowd at Husky Stadium.

A donor has given the University of Washington rare footage of Charles Lindbergh’s 1927 visit to Seattle, at the height of his fame.

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