• Short Summary

    Aerial exploration of Mount McKinley National Park, Alaska.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "On top of a continent".

    Exploring Mount McKinley (National Park) by aeroplane, Alaska, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of men loading equipment and cameras onto Pacific Alaska Airways aeroplane. L/S of aeroplane taking off across grassy plain.

    Aerial shot of Fairbanks (one building has town's name on roof). Various aerial shots of clouds, hills and lakes. Various aerial shots of snow capped mountains and glaciers. M/S of cameraman squatting in cabin of plane, pointing camera out of porthole. More shots of mountains.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1144.17
    Media URN:
    39742
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:27:00 / 01:41:14:00
    Canister:
    PT 350

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