• Short Summary

    At an American planetarium we see a total eclipse of the sun being created on a screen.

  • Description

    Titles read: "ECLIPSES TO ORDER!"

    Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

    Exterior shot of the Griffith Park Observatory. Inside we see Dr Dinsmore in the planetarium, adjusting the huge projector to create an eclipse on the huge screen. On the screen we see the effect of the moon moving across the sun and leaving 'Bailey's Beads' around the outside before the total eclipse effect of a dark circle surrounded by white light.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1174.07
    Media URN:
    40488
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:52:00 / 01:15:43:00
    Canister:
    PT 437

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