• Short Summary

    A naval captain is rescued from frigid water, Admiral Byrd arrives in Antarctica for his 4th expedition, frogmen swim in icy water, and penguins are fed vitamins

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Byrd Expedition in the Antarctic

    ANTARCTICA:
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    ADMIRAL BYRD More shots of Byrd's expedition. Byrd arrives at base camp Photographer taking seals and shots of iceberg and dog in the snow

    DOGS Shots of husky dog in snow during Byrd expedition

    Frog Men. Slipping into ice-covered water during the Byrd expedition

    ICEBERG Very good shot of single iceberg

    SEALS - Same as Sealions Cameraman has to drive them away after taking their picture in Byrd Expedition

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Exploration

    rear admiral, rear admirals, explorer, explorers, aircraft, aeroplane, aeroplanes, airplane, airplanes, plane, planes, aircraft carrier, snow, seal, seals, husky, huskies, expeditions, penguin, penguins, Operation Highjump, Richard Byrd
    Background: A naval captain is rescued from frigid water, Admiral Byrd arrives in Antarctica for his 4th expedition, frogmen swim in icy water, and penguins are fed vitamins

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5GE9KEPJY95BH9DNPZSV571QQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5GE9KEPJY95BH9DNPZSV571QQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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