The Biggest Dam In California 1931

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    Panning shot of the biggest dam in California.

    Various shots of parts of the dam. Shot showing what looks like a cable car moving across the dam. Closer shot showing two men hanging on to a pulley system which is presumably transporting them across the dam - looks scary! M/S of two men working on construction of the dam. Looks like they are making concrete. "The best way to view the work is by air-line - so here goes." Moving overhead shots of the dam.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 699.

    Note: very bad perf damage on this story.

    Safety print only.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    16933
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    956.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:56:00 / 01:08:37:00
    Canister:
    EP 179
    Sort Number:
    EP 179
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