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Film Antarctic Adventure pt 3
Part three of the film Antarctic Adventure shows the New Zealand section of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition laying the foundations for Scott Base and putting together the prefabricated building.
Film courtesy of Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga Reference number: W3606/g/8 See more about this film on Archives New Zealand's Audio Visual wiki Permission of Archives New Zealand Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga must be obtained before any re-use of this material.
'Film Antarctic Adventure pt 3', URL: https://nzhistory.govt.nz/media/video/antarctic-adventure-pt-3, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 22-Jul-2014
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