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    Part of SEEING'S BELIEVING issue.

    Australia.

    Various shots of Australia's women's legion harvesting flax on farm in Victoria. The crop of flax will be sent to Britain and used to make aeroplane wings.

    Various shots of gardeners tending a herb garden. Narrator explains since fall of France, herbs have been hard to get hold of. Once grown the herbs are sorted and packed in drying bins. Various shots of old woman and young girl sorting herbs. After being dried, they are sieved and packed into containers.

    Various shots of Australian army chef serving soup to soldiers (narrator calls them by nickname - "diggers"). The soldiers and the chef taste the soup.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43415
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1310.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:30:00 / 01:40:50:00
    Canister:
    NSP 285
    Sort Number:
    NSP 285
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Films 2
  • Stills

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

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