British Antarctic Survey 1964

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    Antarctic.

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    GV. Across snow covered wastes. VS. Three of the men working at the Antarctic Survey Station. VS. Members of the team of Britons studying conditions in the Antarctic cross the difficult snow covered terrain with the help of husky dogs pulling their large sledges.

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    Note: great silhouettes of British team as they traverse the difficult terrain.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    87823
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3111.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:34:00 / 01:33:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3946 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3946 A
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