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    New wing at zoo - looks like London Zoo - 1919?

    Partially built wide tower; w/ construction workers at various levels - looks like Aztec pyramid. ECU bizarre looking animal - baboon? Then pan on the stuff under construction - on series of natural habitat looking areas - well at least more like nature than cement and bars; divided by uneven rocky walls - glimpse of animal walking on all fours - Polar bear? Front view of same - then polar bear appears on rock. Pan rt. 2 men going up steps. CU bear; walking backward; then forward (looks a bit distressed). Bear stands up. MS bear standing on hind legs; next to boulder. CU bear looking at camera; then rising. CU bear standing. CU bear chewing?

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    73977
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1944.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:36:00 / 01:16:18:00
    Canister:
    ON 186 I
    Sort Number:
    ON 186 I
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    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    London zoo Heuristic - Lon Ency TS13
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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