• Short Summary

    Captain Bob Bartlett on walrus hunt at the North Pole.

  • Description

    North Pole.

    Titles read: "IN PEARY'S FOOTSTEPS - (No 6) in company with bluff old Captain Bob Bartlett, companion to Peary, when he made his dash for the Pole."

    "The thrills of the chase - walrus hunting."

    Group shot of Eskimos. L/S of the Bartlett's ship the 'Morrissey'. M/S of Eskimo in canoe. Eskimos loading ship with equipment ready for the hunt. M/Ss Eskimo adjust his spear. C/U Eskimo blowing up sealskin float. L/Ss of hundreds of walrus in the water. M/Ss of Eskimo climbing over the side into canoe. L/Ss of Eskimos paddling canoes. Several shots of walrus on iceberg, they start jumping into water as hunters approach. Several shots of hunt in progress. Eskimo harpoons walrus. M/S of Bartlett assisting to load large walrus onto ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1604.02
    Media URN:
    51454
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:17:00 / 01:03:13:00
    Canister:
    PSP 773

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