Us Navy Visits Bikini Atoll 1946

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Bikini Islands, Pacific.

Map locating Bikini Atoll in the Pacific. Air shots of the sea and long beaches. View of beach fringed with palm trees. Islanders' huts. Native fishermen. Various shots of native men and women - good shots. Back shot of the people watching American ship approaching....

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Cataloguer:
Sanja
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
64493
Sort Number:
UN 1364 E
Time in/Out:
01:38:35:00 / 01:40:36:00
Canister:
UN 1364 E
Film ID:
2191.15
Issue Date:
1946

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