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  • Description

    Full title reads: "RUSSIAN POLAR EXPEDITION IN THE FROZEN NORTH".

    Northern Russia (Soviet Union).

    Plane landing on field covered in snow. Children running towards the plane. Russian people gathered around the plane - they have Asian features. Russian Polar expedition preparing to fly to the North Pole. This is their last stop - presumably. Several shots of the members of the expedition, radio equipment, supplies etc. Men are taking the wheels off the plane and fitting ice skids instead. Men kissing, saying goodbye on their departure. Plane taking off. Map with a diagram of the movement of the expedition - they have arrived on the North Pole. Pilots in cockpit of the plane. Leader of the expedition is Otto Schmit (sp?).

    Note: There are several interruptions during this item - picture disappears for a very short time and reappears again.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/06/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13532
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    923.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:34:00 / 01:15:01:00
    Canister:
    37/47
    Sort Number:
    37/047
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Travel & Exploration SevMorput
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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