• Short Summary

    Chinese workers operate sail-powered salt extraction machines at Coney Island.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Worth its salt: Ancient device for extracting this commodity from sea-water becomes a 'Coney Island' thrill for Chinese coolies

    USA: New York: Coney Island:
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    Chinese workers pushing round wooden rotating devices with sails to extract salt from seawater
    Background: Chinese workers operate sail-powered salt extraction machines at Coney Island.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4CQLKHIRFQBWTBTMSLG3P00C8
    Media URN:
    VLVA4CQLKHIRFQBWTBTMSLG3P00C8
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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