• Short Summary

    South African PM Smuts inspects a munitions factory.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No 79. General Smuts on the Industrial Front!"

    Iscor (sp?), South Africa.

    South African Prime Minister General Jan Smuts inspects Union Steel Works in war time use as a munitions factory.

    CU sign "Welkom ... Welcome ... Ou Baas."

    Smuts tours the factory with the Director General of War Supplies. They look over shells and ammunition. Various shots of Smuts on tour. He looks at armour plating and gun barrel manufacture.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    590.13
    Media URN:
    59282
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:25:00 / 01:39:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 162 A

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