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  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. Alcatraz Replaced".

    California, United States of America (USA). Famous American prison is to be replaced by a new prison called 'Marian'.

    GV Alcatraz Prison on an Island in San Francisco Bay. SV Ditto.

    Aerial view. The New prison "Marian" under construction.

    CU Notice board. GV Pan. The building site. LV Men working. LV. Ditto

    GV One of the cell blocks almost completed. GV A look out post well away from the main buildings. LV Spiral staircase in the look out post. LV The cabin on the top of the look out post.

    GV Buildings under construction. LV Men working inside.

    GV Three completed cell blocks. LV Ditto. SV Inside as a door opens and shows the split level observation walk where guards can see two rows of cells at a time. LV Rows of cells in the block. LV Ditto. SV In one of the cells showing the bars going vertically across the window. CU Ditto. GV The building site.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53714
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1731.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:41:00 / 01:24:45:00
    Canister:
    62/75
    Sort Number:
    62/075
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    US jail Alcatraz 1960s San Francisco Prisons--30s to 70s 1960s Alcatraz Alcatraz
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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