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  • Short Summary

    British Minister for the Colonies visits a copper mine and the Victoria Falls in Zambia.

  • Description

    Rhokana copper mine and Victoria Falls, Northern Rhodesia (now known as Zambia).

    MS African miners walking away from cage at pithead. Mr. James Griffiths, Secretary-of-State for the Colonies walking towards camera.. MS molten copper pouring from smelter. VS of molten copper in smelter and being poured into moulds. MS copper being loaded into smelter. CU Griffiths talking to African worker. GV countryside. MS. The pet giraffe "George" MS. Griffiths looking up at Giraffe. SCU. Head and neck of George the Giraffe. LS. Griffiths and party looking at the giraffe - pan to the giraffe. CU. Giraffe's head. GV. Victoria Falls. SCU. Griffiths looking at falls.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2573.19
    Media URN:
    69288
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:20:00 / 01:36:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2395 B

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