• Short Summary

    Body of polar balloonist Dr Andree who died on expedition years before is brought to Tromso.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Tromso, Norway. The last act of a great tragedy. Dr. Andree and his companion in ill-fated balloon expedition to the North Pole - brought home after lying 33 years in their icy tomb in arctic wastes."

    Tromso, Norway.

    Pan across Tromso harbour. Various shots of ships bringing bodies of explorers back from Arctic. Coffin carried off ship onto dock. CU Norwegian flag flying at half mast. The coffin is driven through the streets in a horse drawn hearse with a military guard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    741.38
    Media URN:
    6839
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:41:00 / 01:49:56:00
    Canister:
    30/30

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