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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Newsreel item with commentary in German.

    Plastic maps being made in Germany - modern cartography.

    Various shots manufacturing process showing how maps are made. Liquid plastic is poured into scale moulds of mountainous landscape. The plastic solidifies and the model is taken from the mould. The three-dimensional map model is painted to look realistic. A photograph of the map model is taken with a gigantic camera. Various shots of the different ways the map is reproduced - in atlas books, in wall maps etc.

    Date on dope sheet is 12/04/1947.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    66544
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2375.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:50:00 / 01:42:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 1721 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1721 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Warp Films MFL
  • Stills

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

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