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  • Short Summary

    Footage of skiing competitions in progress in the Alps. France.

  • Description

    Skiing: cross-country and ski jumping. French Alps. France.

    Skiing; both cross-country and ski jumping; in French Alps. Sports; recreation. 'French Alpine Regiment' -- group of about 20 guys skiing; w/ steep pine covered mountains in BG; they ski past a few houses. A sleigh goes by in BG. It is the Nordic; cross-country type of skiing they're doing here. Next shot of ski-jumping hill; seen from front - so you can't really see how high they're flying; as from the side. Skiers jump singly; then in 2's and 3's. Stunts; daredevils. People at sides watching. The hill is cleared out in midst of tall pine trees. Also on ON 415G; .

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    Film ID:
    1878.58
    Media URN:
    72227
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:58:00 / 01:54:53:00
    Canister:
    ON 075 D

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