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    Item title reads - Back from Antarctic. Rousing reception for Ellsworth at Melbourne.

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Various shots of the ship "Discovery II" coming in to dock. People run along to greet it. It is bringing home Lincoln Ellsworth and his pilot Herbert Hollick Kenyon who were rescued from the Antarctic. M/S of Lincoln walking down the gangplank smiling. Archdale Parkhill, Minister for Defence, greets him as he steps off and reads a speech congratulating him on his successful flight across the Antarctic. Lincoln makes a thank you speech and they all give him three cheers. Various shots as he signs autographs and shakes hands with the crowds.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12421
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    855.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:31:00 / 01:18:56:00
    Canister:
    36/19
    Sort Number:
    36/019
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Discovery
  • Stills

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

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