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  • Short Summary

    Spraying pesticide over forests in Poland

  • Description

    Poland

    FIGHT AGAINST FOREST INSECTS

    Background: insects (latin Lyda Stellata) have flown from Germany to Poland and are a danger to the forests. L.M.S. Young conifer trees growing in forest. Pan. M.S. Tops of the trees. S.C.U. Insects on a branch. (2 shots). M.S. Polish women loading a compound of Arsenic and Potassium on aircraft to be sprayed over the diseased trees (2 shots). M.S. Dakota aircraft taking off, loaded with compound pesticide (2 shots). S.C.U. Back view cockpit of aircraft. M.S. Airman preparing to drop the compound. MS Emptying sacks of the compound down a chute to be scattered by the aircraft. S.C.U. Pilots hands on car wheel type control column. M.S. Low angle, Dakota flying low over trees. L.M.S. Dakota flying low over trees, spraying with the compound. L.M.S. Dakota flying towards camera, spraying. L.S. Dakota spraying trees.(2 shots). L.M.S. Aerial view, Dakota spraying. L.S. Spraying operation seen from air. L.M.S. Dakotas spraying. L.S. Dakotas spraying seen from air.

    Mute B/W.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2453.20
    Media URN:
    67151
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:03:00 / 01:54:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 1968 E

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