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    Unissued / Unused material.

    New dam at Genissiat on the Rhone river is officially opened. France.

    Various L/S's of the dam. Aerial shot of it. Various shots workmen going into entrance. L/S water gushing from the river. Various shots people watching. Various shots water rushing under bridges etc. L/S electric cable to carry supplies generated from the water. Various shots Robert Lacoste, French Minister of Industrial Production, visiting the dam.

    Various shots officials gathered for opening ceremony. C/U Lacoste pressing button to start the dam working. C/U as he decorates Mr Gretz, Director of the Genissiat works. Various shots Minister talking to workmen. L/S dam working.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    64678
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2210.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:35:00 / 01:30:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 1886 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 1886 G
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    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Science & Technology Religion & Politics Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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