[Farrar buggy, scenes outside Alaska]
John Baker collection
John Baker (Filmmaker)
The original film is labeled “Ray Farrar and buggy, me and Champ, Tom shoveling snow – Michigan, Toni on water ski, Siebert and deer.” The film contains scenes of a dog pulling a loaded sled, brief aerial views of a town and an airport landing strip, a large vehicle with many tires moving across the tundra, sections of pipe being hauled by vehicle, a demonstration of a vehicle’s ability to travel smoothly over rough terrain, a small airplane taking off from an airport, John Baker repairing the tail of an airplane, snow storm scenes, a workshop's interior, a deer near a barn, a man posing with a deer, a pheasant in snow, men moving a raft of logs, a water chute and logging operation, a man water skiing, and an airplane on floats landing on water. Some scenes were filmed outside Alaska.
16mm film; color; silent
DogsleddingDogsCities & townsAirportsPipes (Conduits)AirplanesBlizzardsDeerPheasantsRaftsLogsLumber industryWater skiing
Alaska Film Archives, Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, University of Alaska Fairbanks
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