• Short Summary

    The American Navy opens a powerful radio station for communicating with its vessels.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Navy Opens Most Powerful Radio Station". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Near Seattle, Washington State, United States of America (USA).

    GV American Naval Transmitting station amongst the Cascade mountains of Jim Creek Valley. Various shots, technicians checking the navy transmitter equipment. AV Aircraft carrier at sea. MS Operator, receiving a message. GV The transmitting station. Various shots, submarine commander receiving message. LS Two USA destroyers in dock. MS. Operator receiving message. MS Captain of warship receiving message.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/11/1953.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2783.07
    Media URN:
    81792
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:30:00 / 01:25:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 2572 A

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