• Short Summary

    The Giant Shasta Dam is opened in California.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "California. Giant Dam Opened".

    Redding, California, United States of America (USA). The Giant Shasta Dam is opened.

    SV William Warne, Assistant Secretary of the Interior cutting tape for opening ceremony. SV Engineer opening sluice gates. CU Pan up water falling over spillway. SV Two people looking over dam. Tracking shot into LV of dam. SV Back view man and woman looking at dam. CU Night shot water falling over spillway. CU Water falling over spillway. GV Dam at night.

    (F.G.) (Orig. F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1476.17
    Media URN:
    48218
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:03:00 / 01:30:52:00
    Canister:
    50/56

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