A Rock climb

United States, 1949

Film
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The film describes the activities of a rock-climbing Explorer Unit from Phoenix, Arizona - the Kachinas. First their equipment and techniques are demonstrated and then the camera records the actual climb of a sheer peak in the Arizona Desert, a peak never before climbed by man.

Credits

production company

Boy Scouts of America. Visual Education Service

Language

English

Duration

00:31:38:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28008

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → United States - Description and travel

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor recreation

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Rock climbing

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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