1970 press photo Karl Wallenda Aerialist Cable Stunt

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  • Sold Date: Apr 25, 2011
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1970 press photo Karl Wallenda Aerialist Cable Stunt

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Offering a 1970 press photo of Karl Wallenda Aerialist Cable Stunt. Text on photo includes: (AX3) TALLULAH FALLS, Ga., July 16 -- HEAD IN THE CLOUDS, FEET ON THE WIRE -- Aerialist Karl Wallenda makes a short walk Thursday at Tallulah Falls, Ga., on the large cable he plans to use in his 1,000-foot walk Saturday across Tallulah Gorge at a point where it is 700 feet deep. It was Wallenda's first walk on the cable and his wife told newsmen she was agitated by its lateral swing. Wallenda has said he believes the walk will be a record stunt. (AP WIREPHOTO) (wam51955stf/CEK) 1970. Additional Info: . Photo is dated: 7-20-1970 and measures: 8 x 10.25.


We have acquired one of the largest collections of Original AP, UPI and various other news service photos from several news media outlets. Most of our photographs are in great condition considering they are 20 - 90 years old. For the most part, they show only moderate handling faults, some editor's marks and artist "touch-ups." Please see scans below which are the actual photos you will receive as this is the best indication of condition. Some scans may include a HAVIdigital digital watermark (it
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