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    Item title reads - France.

    Jean Zay is prevented from opening a climbers' refuge 15,000 feet up Mont Blanc because of bad weather.

    L/S of Mont Blanc. M/S of Mr Jean Zay, the Minister of National Education, in Alpine costume. He walks towards the foot of the mountain. M/S as he meets various climbers and shakes hands. L/S as they set off and he turns and waves.

    M/S as he looks through a telescope afterwards to see the climbers continuing on their way. Another man looks through the telescope at the refuge. Various shots as we see it being constructed. M/S of the builders posing in front of the finished place. M/S of the refuge through the telescope.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    17855
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    979.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:18:00 / 01:06:09:00
    Canister:
    38/70
    Sort Number:
    38/070
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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