Item title reads - Antarctic rescue dash. Discovery II leaves to search for lost explorers.
L/S of supplies being loaded onto ship "Discovery II" which is getting ready to search for American flyer Lincoln Ellsworth and British born Hollick Kenyon in the Antarctic....
Commander Byrd takes a first flight in his tri-motored plane before his Antarctic Expedition.
Explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton inspects his ship the "Quest" on which he will sail to the Antarctic.
A story which shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew setting off for the ill fated expedition to Antarctica.
Dr Vivian Fuchs has arrived at the South Pole - Pathe tell his story.
Soviet explorers in the Antarctic.
Men in sleigh arriving at plane, plane in flight, supplies being dropped.
Silhouettes of the British team as they traverse the difficult terrain with husky dogs.
Soviet engineers design new wide-track snow vehicles to house Antarctic explorers.