- published: 20 Apr 2014
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When old Alaskan film reels find their way from dusty basements to the Alaska Film Archives in Fairbanks, Angie Schmidt's job is to restore and maintain the footage. Having found her own Alaskan adventure through her role as the head archivist, Angie holds a deep understanding of Alaska's history and is committed to restoring a collection of 2,000 "Alaska Review" raw tapes. Video: Hanna Craig and Kaysie Ellingson Music: Starship Amazing
Views of the Territory of Alaska, filmed over the ten years before its admission to the Union in 1959, at which time it became the 49th State. The narration and revised footage was added shortly after Statehood was granted. Provides scenes of Alaska's geographical features, people, industries & methods of transportation. Shows Fairbanks, but not Anchorage. Maps show strategic position of Alaska. Natural resources of the region are discussed. The Alaska Highway is shown. WDTVLIVE42 - Transport, technology, and general interest movies from the past - newsreels, documentaries & publicity films from my archives.
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This film was produced by the United States Army in 1944 to document the design and construction of the Alaska Highway. You'll see all aspects of the construction project with many scenes of the construction workers and their machines hard at work in the rugged wilderness. Detailed summary of scenes in this film: AVs, snowcapped mountain peaks and hazardous terrain in Alaska. CUs, animated map of route along highway from Canada to Alaska. CUs, US troops disembarking. Street scenes in Alaskan towns. Seq: Mass of bulldozers at work in snow, rain, and in marshes; building roads and bridges. MSs, MCUs, truck convoy crossing wooden bridges, snow-covered roads, and entering Fairbanks. CUs, sign, "bad ice"; various scenes, trucks skidding on icy roads. LS, railroad station at Skagway. Cam...
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For licensing inquiries please contact Historic Films Archive (www.historicfilms.com / email@example.com) AERIAL OVER ALASKA. TOWERING ICE CAPPED MOUNTAINS VALLEYS. AERIAL OF SNOWY ALASKAN LANDSCAPE. GLACIERS CRUMBLE INTO MASSIVE ICEBERGS. FALLING ICE & SNOW GOES INTO WATER. SIDES OF SNOW MOUNTAIN FALL INTO OCEAN. ALONG VAST BROKEN COASTLINE. AVALANCHE. HIGH SHOT OF SMOLDERING VOLCANO. & STEAMING GEYSERS. AERIAL SHOTS. LITTLE ESKIMO CHILDREN NEXT TO IGLOO IN SNOW & WARM FURRY COATS PLAY WITH PUPPIES. CHILDREN RIDE ON DOG SLED. CU PAN OF ALASKAN NATIVES. DOG SLED TEAM TAKES OFF. SLED RIDE. HIGH PAN OF SNOW COVERED MOUNTAINS. INTERESTING ICE FORMATIONS. DOG SLED TEAM APPEARS AROUND A BEND. ESKIMO WITH BIG FURRY GLOVES TAKES A DRINK HUNTERS GLIDE OVER SNOW & ICE GUIDED BY DOG TEAM. ...
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