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  • Description

    Full title reads: "ALCAN ROAD".

    Canada.

    Close up shot of a map showing the route which the Alaskan Highway takes across Canada. Various shots of the convoys of supplies moving along the highway into Canada through the Alaskan mountains. At stopping places they meet trappers and go through early Canadian towns. At one of the stopping places the convoy drivers play around with a grizzly bear who is quite playful. Convoy continues, they move through the old town called Whitehorse.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38245
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1097.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:04:00 / 01:10:40:00
    Canister:
    43/89
    Sort Number:
    43/089
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Canada in WW2 Canada
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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