• Short Summary

    Footage of decompression chamber in use to cure children of whooping cough

  • Description

    M/S of little boy (Tony) being examined by a doctor. The commentator says that he is recovering from whooping cough. L/S and M/Ss of Decompression chamber. Tony is helped into the chamber with other children. M/S of dials measuring altitude. C/U of little girl reading book. M/Ss of nurse speaking to doctor outside the chamber by telephone. M/S and C/U of nurse hugging little girl.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1267.20
    Media URN:
    34277
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:54:00 / 01:34:42:00
    Canister:
    NP 257

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