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  • Short Summary

    Irrigation system in Mexico.

  • Description

    Mexico.

    LS. Elevated shot of the main street of the town of Nogales, Mexico. MS. The pumping station in the American part of the town. MS. The dried up river Santa Cruz and a pipeline running by the side of it. LS. Panning shot of a town and the surrounding countryside. CU. Lorries and burros come to the pumping station to fill up with water and distribute it to surrounding districts. MS. Picturesque scene of the mules filing along a mountain track, driven by Mexicans in their wide brimmed hats. MS. & CU. Children in the country dipping their mugs into a tub of water and drinking.

    Note - date found in the old file - 12/11/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2182.17
    Media URN:
    64343
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:05:00 / 01:56:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 1836 G

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