• Short Summary

    US Troops arrive in Iceland during World War 2 campaign/ general views of thermal springs laundry and greenhouse food production - including tomatoes and grapes

  • Description

    ICELAND: Reykjavik:
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    General view of Reykjavik skyline, harbour in background.

    Various of US troops disembarking from ship in harbour/ American soldiers into military trucks/ US military convoy along mountain roads/ Bren gun carrier pulled back onto mountain road from ditch/ more of US miolitary convoy along mountain roads, including field ambulance and tanks

    General view of Reykjavik/ housing estate/ various of local women washing clothes in hot springs laundry

    Industrial scale greenhouses ( hothouses) on hillside/ various of fruit and vegetables being gron in greenhouses including flowers (antirrhinums),
    tomato plants, bananas, grapes (grapevines) - thermometer showing greenhouse temperature
    Background: US Troops arrive in Iceland during World War 2 campaign/ general views of thermal springs laundry and greenhouse food production - including tomatoes and grapes

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA23KTSG07E0QO15D5EAI0LJHM0
    Media URN:
    VLVA23KTSG07E0QO15D5EAI0LJHM0
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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