• Short Summary

    Canadian Government mission is sent to Arctic Circle.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "EXPEDITION IN THE ARCTIC".

    Arctic Circle.

    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 Cammache 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. Plane with skis being fuelled up. Air views of Arctic village. (Operation Musk Ox)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1374.23
    Media URN:
    45022
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:41:00 / 01:41:20:00
    Canister:
    46/15

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