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  • Short Summary

    Climbers reach top of Mont Blanc and take part in small religious service at Vallot.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Celebration of Mass on Mont Blanc, France.

    General view of French Alps; pan to a woman and three children looking at Mont Blanc. M/S of woman looking through telescope. Three views of Mont Blanc.

    Various shots of a party of climbers making their way up snowy mountainside. L/S of climbers making their way up Mont Blanc. Climbers at the summit. Various shots of small religious service being held at Vallot amid the snow. Men in sunglasses put clerical robes on over their climbing gear. Priest conducts Eucharistic part of mass and makes sign of the cross.

    General view of Mont Blanc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2502.09
    Media URN:
    67775
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:36:00 / 01:37:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 2549 D

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