• Short Summary

    Construction work on the enormous Boulder Dam in Colorado, United States of America.

  • Description

    Titles read: "A Mighty Project - Come with the Pathetone Cameraman now to the famous Boulder Dam, rapidly rising from its river bed."

    Boulder Dam, Colorado, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the construction of the huge Boulder Dam. Large foundation blocks on the canyon floor are filled with concrete. Men work on the canyon walls to remove loose rocks. The commentator gives us several statistics about the building of the dam and says it should be finished by 1938.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1088.28
    Media URN:
    37625
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:28:00 / 01:56:44:00
    Canister:
    PT 185

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