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  • Short Summary

    Two Morris cars travelling through Alaskan countryside.

  • Description

    Contact Creek, Alaska, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Alaska terrain, curvy road moving through mountainous terrain covered in pine forest. Two Morris 1000 cars driving towards and past camera along road rising dust. More shots of the mountains and the Morris cars travelling. Pan along forest with mountain tops in background. Cars moving past along road rising cloud of dust. Small creek is seen, pan along valley with mountains in background. More shots of the Morris cars travelling through magnificent Alaskan countryside. MV. Bulldozer clearing road for the cars, they drive behind it. River, woods, mountains, etc. Good scenic shots of the mountains, woods, the river, bridges, cars travelling, etc. CU. Signpost 'Contact Creek'. Morris cars travel through small town, a village, along modern highway, across bridges, dusty country road again, etc. Several shots of the American Indians welcoming the drivers when they stop at their small encampment. More shots of the drivers stopping for refuelling and continuing their ride through countryside. Cars stop outside a motel on side of the road.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Year found in the old record - 1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3126.16
    Media URN:
    88165
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:12:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:54:00 / 01:58:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 4047 A

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