• Short Summary

    Dr. Cook takes the leading part in a dramatic strory of North Pole expedition

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Truth about the Pole with Dr. Frederick A. Cook in the Leading Role

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    Dramatised film of Dr. Cook's discovery of the North Pole in 1908/9 (later disputed as false). The episodes are as follows:


    MAIN TITLE

    (1ft)


    Telegrams from Dr. Oregon - Arctic Trust. Scene in Arctic Trust office.

    (74ft)


    The commander learns.

    (107ft)


    1500 dollars bills exchange hands to purchase a lie.

    (325ft)


    The Arctic Trust defeated

    (353ft)


    The warning sent.

    (391ft)


    Telegramme Commander Roosevelt.

    (435ft)


    Dr. Cook starts

    (449ft)


    Ill & desperate

    (534ft)


    Dr. Cook is refused

    (628ft)


    Whitney incensed at Dr. Cook's treatment

    (719ft)


    At the North Pole

    (884ft)


    Dr. Cook's means of discovering the exact spot - a sextant.

    (925ft)


    U.S. flag planted at spot.

    (982ft)


    Returning from the Pole.

    (991ft)


    Headlines acclaim Dr. Cook's discovery in New York Herald.

    (1045ft)


    Fake film of Dr Cook's discovery of the North Pole in 1908/9 (later disputed as false). Dr Cook takes the leading part in a dramatic 15 episode strory of the expedition. P.T.O.

    globe, discover, explorer, explorers, exploring
    Background: Dr. Cook takes the leading part in a dramatic strory of North Pole expedition

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA20AWOTQPZ87SR7NDP94L13ZCH
    Media URN:
    VLVA20AWOTQPZ87SR7NDP94L13ZCH
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1910
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:11:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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