Star Item
  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Australian newsreel item.

    America speaks to Australia via the moon. Woomera, Australia.

    CU radio telescope at Woomera. MS men at control panel. CU screen showing pictures of the moon. CU men at control panel. CU radio telescope. CU television screen showing the moon. MS Mr. Hulme, Australian Minister of Supply, listening. We hear voice of Californian scientist being beamed from USA to the moon and then to Australia. CU radio telescope. CU Mr. Hulme speaking through microphone (natural sound) - he greets the scientists and comments that the voice sounds like it's coming from an ordinary telephone line. MS two technicians at controls. MS bowl of the radio telescope. CU picture on screen showing the moon. LS radio telescope.

    Date on dope sheet is 02/03/1961.


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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    86092
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3012.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:08:00 / 01:55:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 3462 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 3462 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Radio telescopes Woomera Test Range Woomera Test Range
  • Stills

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

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