• Short Summary

    Welcome home party for Explorer Roald Amundsen after flying an aircraft further north into Arctic territory than ever before

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Welcome Home to Amundsen's Party - Enthusiastic Greetings to Explorer at Oslo on return from Arctic Region

    NORWAY: Oslo:
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    NORWAY, OSLO


    Opening Titles As above in subject heading.

    (8ft)


    GV Crowd lined on both sides of river - friends greet Amundsen as he steps ashore from boat.

    (29ft)


    LV crowd-lined avenue along which pass two carriages pulled by horses

    (44ft)


    REAR View of Amundsen as he steps on to balcony to greet cheering crowds - he turns and smiles at camera

    (55ft)


    GV Crowd cheering - many waving boater hats

    (63ft)


    MV Amundsen waving to crowd turns and laughingly salutes the camera.

    (65ft)


    Graphic

    (67ft)


    NB: ORIGINAL LIBRARY FOOTAGE SHOWS THE ABOVE SCENES PLUS CUTS. ALSO MORE SHOTS OF THE CROWD AND OFFICIALS AND A LV (6') OF TWO TRAMS MAKING THEIR WAY THROUGH THE CROWD.

    homecoming, parade, celebration, explorer, Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen,
    Background: Welcome home party for Explorer Roald Amundsen after flying an aircraft further north into Arctic territory than ever before

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3382OW40QMEGPNBUCDXJMK4I2
    Media URN:
    VLVA3382OW40QMEGPNBUCDXJMK4I2
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1925
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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