• Short Summary

    Good footage of mountaineering on Mount Rainier in the United States of America.

  • Description

    United States of America.

    Full titles read: "THE CONQUERORS - Mount Rainier, the famous Washington Peak, 14,408 feet of hard climbing - and our Cameramen risk death to conquer the treacherous crevasses."

    L/S's of mountaineers climbing up the side of the snow and ice covered mountain. Several shots of climber hacking through the ice with pick axe. L/S's of the climbers scaling the side of a vertical rock face. A man is seen kneeling precariously on a ledge holding a rope which the other mountaineer is climbing up. Various shots of climbers continuing their ascent. M/S of the climbers on the summit admiring the view.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1062.22
    Media URN:
    59441
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:08:00 / 01:56:18:00
    Canister:
    PT 135

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