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The Mother of Rivers
Description: A Canadian National Railways film about the Columbia Icefield in the late 1940s.
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Clip #: TFA-383A
Length: 10:08
Year: 1947
Color: Color
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1940s
Region: North America
Country: Canada
Subject: National Parks
Original: 16mm
1940s, 1947, Canada, Rocky Mountains, Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Columbia Icefield, ice field, rivers, Jasper National Park, car driving on highway, Columbia Icefield Chalet, Athabasca Glacier, mountaineering, mountaineers, visitors, guides, guided tours, hikers, hiking, crampons, ice ax, guide jumping over chasm, guide and visitors glissading down icefield, Colombia Icefield Chalet, visitors, guide, trail riding, skiers putting on sunscreen and tuning skis, skiing

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