• Short Summary

    New giant magnet to be used for atomic research.

  • Description

    Title reads 'Giant Magnet is Most Attractive'.

    Columbia University, New York, United States of America (USA).

    LS. & CU. Magnet of new cyclotron at Columbia University, New York. Various shots of strips of metal being placed on man's head, man is standing in front of magnet and the strips are standing in upright position on his head. MS. Two men pulling violently on steel chain. MS. Chain being attracted by magnet. MS. Man holding chain. Pan down to cameraman having parts of camera flying towards magnet - stunt. MS. Cameraman's camera key is pulled off by current. MS. Crank flies off again. MS. Two men pulling strongly on chain.

    (Comb. B/W)

    Date found in the old record - 15/11/1948. American voiceover.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2236.12
    Media URN:
    74433
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:12:00 / 01:37:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2033 D

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