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  • Short Summary

    Italy's President Miklas opens a road across the Alpine Mountains to Austria.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "An 'Arterial' across the Alps. President Miklas inaugurates wonderful new road, linking Austria & Italy, rising to a height of 7,5000 feet."

    The Alps, Austria / Italy.

    President Miklas of Italy breaks the ribbon to open a road across the Alps. Amongst those watching are several priests.

    Various cars drive along the road.

    Road signs high in the Alpine mountains.

    More shots of cars travelling along the road amongst the mountains.

    View from a car travelling the road looking out over the winding bends.

    Quick shot of an Alpine glacier.

    People gather in a lay-by on the road.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    685.19
    Media URN:
    5189
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:52:00 / 01:24:34:00
    Canister:
    32/84

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