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  • Short Summary

    The Canadian Government prepare an Arctic team of explorers.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Arctic Circle.

    Footage in confused order.

    Canadian expedition is sent to the Arctic Circle to obtain information about life in that climate. Foreign observers accompany the mission. Snowmobiles, sledges etc. Husky dogs pull sledge. Air force personnel have Comanche / Mohican Indian style hair cuts. Line of foreign observers. Foreign observer in peaked cap is Lieutenant Colonel P. I. Domashev. Foreign observers learn how to build an igloo. Various close up shots of Eskimos - Inuit people. Plane with skis being fuelled up. Air views of Arctic village. (Operation Musk Ox)

    Possibly connected with 46/15 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1534.17
    Media URN:
    60076
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:29:00 / 01:20:05:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 080 E

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