Item title reads - Sir Ernest Shackleton and his devoted band of explorers leave on the "Quest" for adventure in the Antarctic.
M/S as the "Quest" sails along and they raise the Union Jack, Sir Ernest waves from the ship, various shots as Tower Bridge opens its gate, M/S of the ship sailing...
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.
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.