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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Australian newsreel item. Title reads: "What Do You Think? Sydney's Fountains Controversy

    Sydney, Australia

    LS The "Allemagne" fountain in Kings Cross, a beautiful spherical fountain looking like a dandelion seed head. Various shots showing lots of fountains in streets and parks of Sydney. MS Fountain designed by sculptor Tom Bass, set in a wall of the new P & O building. Various shots, small groups of passers by stop to look with curiosity at the fountain, some women put their hands inside to feel where the water is coming from.

    Note: Date on original record: 09/03/1964. Tom Bass's design was featured on the front cover of the magazine "Oz", and Oz was taken to court. Commentary.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    88881
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3163.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 3875 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3875 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Sydney Selection, post-WW2
  • Stills

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

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