Titles read: "The Surveyor - We are taking you over now to Durban, South Africa, where the Surveyor of today uses a 'plane - and a special type of aerial photography - to map out a town - ".
Durban, South Africa.
A man fixes a camera to the bottom of a small plane. Various aerial shots...
How maps are created at the Ordinance Survey Commission.
A brief history of maps and mapmaking.
French army map makers at work, showing every stage in production of maps.
Good footage of map making and modelling in Willesden, London.
Footage of map depot in the desert.
Still of map of Europe.
German newsreel about map making / cartography.
Map of Atlantic Ocean with route of convoy to Russia.