American Experience: The Greely Expedition

Overview

This historical documentary takes an in depth look at the 1881 scientific expedition led by Lieutenant Adolphus Greely, who sailed with 25 men to Newfoundland in pursuit of the high Arctic, returning three years later with only three men having survived the ordeal. ~ Cammila Collar
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Overview

This historical documentary takes an in depth look at the 1881 scientific expedition led by Lieutenant Adolphus Greely, who sailed with 25 men to Newfoundland in pursuit of the high Arctic, returning three years later with only three men having survived the ordeal. ~ Cammila Collar
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/26/2011
  • UPC: 841887013994
  • Original Release: 2011
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  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 60:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 49,604

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Michael Murphy Voice Only
Technical Credits
Rob Rapley Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Tim Cragg Cinematographer
Joel Goodman Score Composer
Kathryn Lord Co-producer
Deborah Clancy Porfido Production Manager
Mark Samels Executive Producer
Bruce Shaw Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- American Experience: The Greely Expedition
1. Voyage to the North Pole [11:02]
2. Farthest North [7:46]
3. Abandoning Fort Conger [9:50]
4. Hunger and Frostbite at Camp Clay [11:45]
5. Returning Home [11:08]
6. Credits [2:21]
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Disc #1 -- American Experience: The Greely Expedition
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