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  • Description

    Item title reads - Salt of the earth.

    Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Various shots of miners at work in salt mine at Malagash, they extract the salt by conventional digging methods. Various shots showing another method which involves running water down rock face and washing the salt down into underground lakes. C/U of some rock salt crystals. M/S joke shot of workman having sandwich and taking pinch of salt from the rock face to put in it.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44624
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1356.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:06:00 / 01:24:08:00
    Canister:
    44/33
    Sort Number:
    44/033
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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