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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Boulder Canyon, Nevada, United States of America (USA).

    Full titles read: "THOUSANDS RUSH CONSTRUCTION ON GIANT HOOVER DAM - Greatest reclamation project keeps army of workmen busy."

    L/S's of men being lowered down into the canyon by crane. L/S's of workmen drilling holes into the rock to place dynamite into. M/S of workman pushing detonator switch. L/S of explosion from side of the canyon. L/S of construction work over the river. L/S's of tunnels burrowed into rock to "..carry off the water." Nice L/S of boat moving down the river between the canyon walls.

    Note: American newsreel.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58647
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    570.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:44:00 / 01:34:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 126 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 0126 E
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
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  • Stills

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

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