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  • Description

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    CU. Conveyor belts at work in the world's mechanised post office. GV. Post Office building. Panning shot showing conveyor belts. MS. Parcels being emptied out of sacks onto conveyor belt. CU. Black man placing parcels onto conveyor belt. Various close up shots showing signs "New York State" "Foreign" and "Mixed States Southwest". GV. Chutes. Various shots of cancelling machines. CU. Panning shot showing women seated, pressing buttons on sorting machines. CU. Postman leaving post office sorting over letters he has to deliver.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/03/1959.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    69930
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2766.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:43:00 / 01:26:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 3191 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 3191 H
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    picks postcodes JFK Elected Families in America Post Office US Businessmen
  • Stills

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

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