• Short Summary

    African mine workers have chest x-rays to safeguard against tuberculosis.

  • Description

    Natives X-ray. Part of THE YOUNG IDEA issue.

    South Africa.

    Various shots of African workers from a mine lining up to be given an identity number in a new programme to fight against tuberculosis. The men are then given chest x-rays. Several shots show how the x-ray machinery works. A man pulls out a strip of developed film, full of the x-rays. C/U of chest x-ray.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1552.20
    Media URN:
    49809
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:11:00 / 01:44:53:00
    Canister:
    NSP 341

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