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  • Short Summary

    An Antarctic expedition, under veteran explorer Admiral Richard Byrd sets off.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    An American Naval Antarctic expedition, under veteran explorer Admiral Richard Byrd sets off.

    L/S the ship. Elevated views of specially constructed planes and a helicopter on the deck. C/U of a husky dog with the stars and stripes flying behind it. C/U of Rear Admiral Cruzen, 2nd in command, holding a husky puppy. M/S of Admiral Byrd holding another one. Various shots as the ship moves off, American sailors lean out of the portholes and wave.

    Possibly connected with 46/99 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1487.60
    Media URN:
    70685
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:32:00 / 02:01:03:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 092

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