Canada Reveals Atom Secrets 1948

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    Full title reads: "CANADA REVEALS ATOM SECRETS".

    Ottawa, Canada.

    First pictures ever taken inside Atomic Research Station, near Ottawa. Research is carried on for medical purposes.

    High angle long shot of atomic research station near Ottawa, Canada. Man is seated at a switchboard while another man checks fuses. Close up shot of a chemist wearing rubber gloves working at a retort apparatus. Close up shot of a bulb rays working. Close up shot of a man screwing on a glass tube. Close up shot of a man's eye. Several shots of a man working at a wheel. Close up shot of a bolt as it drops out of the wheel. Man picks up the bolt with tongs from a sink. Close up shot of bolt being dropped into a socket in a piece of apparatus. Cover is put on the bolt. A finished steel case full of atomic matter being sealed up and put into box. Nails are slipped into position to fasten it.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46197
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1418.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:29:00 / 01:49:43:00
    Canister:
    48/4
    Sort Number:
    48/004
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