Audio: Warpigs - Northern Tram
Video: The first film was shot around April 1940 as a home movie. It captures the last operating cable car line, which closed around 2 months later. If you look carefully you will see an ad for the Melbourne Aquarium on on of the cable car cars. The old Melbourne Aquarium was located next to the Exhibition buildings, it was closed during the second world war.
The second film was shot by the U.S. army on ANSCO Color film stock in 1942. Part of this film was used in the opening sequences from the Australian movie, Death of a Soldier.