Introductory intertitle reads: "Setting sail from New York in the schooner Morrissey, we go to explore the far-off north with Captain 'Bob' Bartlett (who went to the Pole with Peary) leaving first for our Newfoundland base." Bob Bartlett speaks to camera whilst posing aboard ship. C/U of Bob as he speaks....more
Lovely footage of Eskimo life in Greenland.
Captain Bob Bartlett reaches Reykjavik - nice street scenes and thermal activity shots.
Captain Bartlett arrives in Newfoundland for a rest stop - good footage of "Morrissey" on stormy seas.
Further adventures of eccentric Bob Bartlett - this week his ship is stuck fast in the ice.
Further adventures of Captain Bob Bartlett - polar bear hunting and seal watching.
Captain Bartlett's last report on his voyage to Greenland.