• Short Summary

    A Nuffield sponsored film showing the highway from Dawson Creek in Alberta to Fairbanks, Alaska. Driven by two Morris Minors.

  • Description

    Dirt road in the Canadian west. Sign post and small town of Dawson Creek. Row of granaries. Two cars drive away down dusty road. Cars cross large wooden bridge across the Kiskatina river.

    Valley of the Peace River WS pan to suspension bridge. Cars continue to drive across the Sikanni Chief bridge in mountainous terrain. Trutch Mountain, with vista's of surrounding scenery. Group of Indians living in Tepees, they walk over to look at the Morris Minor. A petrol station with log cabins in BG.

    Banks of Muskwa River with it's bridge. More wooded scenery and the Morris pulls into Fort Nelson.

    Continued,

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2847.03
    Media URN:
    82869
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:45:00 / 01:33:57:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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