• Short Summary

    Explosion through Mount Jacinto completes the water tunnel. California, America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - California.

    Blasting a funnel through Mount Jacinto. America (USA).

    L/S of Mount Jacinto. M/S of engineers making a tunnel far below which will be used to carry water from the Colorado river to Southern California. They have been working from different ends and are nearly all the way through the mountain. C/U of hand flicking switch which blasts away the last of the wall between them, M/S of explosion. The engineers cheer and climb over the rubble to greet each other.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    991.26
    Media URN:
    18402
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:35:00 / 01:27:08:00
    Canister:
    38/97

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