• Short Summary

    Celebration of 20 years of atomic power

  • Description

    Location: United States of America / USA

    Film celebrating 20 years of Atomic power.

    Title reads, "Atomic Age Born 20 Years Ago". GV. Night shot of the White House MS. Atomic Energy Commission Chairman Glenn Seaborg presents President John F. Kennedy with cube of uranium. CU. Uranium tube.

    VS. of an exhibition - Atom fair - of peaceful uses of atomic energy. Various machines equipped for handling atomic material.

    LS. Underground nuclear explosion in the Nevada Desert. The surface of the ground swells up until it finally bursts and the gasses and sand breaks through. Aerial shot of the explosion area showing large crater left from the explosion.

    LS. Another underground explosion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3082.11
    Media URN:
    87315
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:14:00 / 01:21:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 3695 C

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