• Short Summary

    Aircraft are used to re-seed areas of California left barren after forest fires.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Re-Seeding Operation To Save Scorched Acres In California". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    United States of America (USA).

    Aerial view of fire sweeping through Californian hills near San Francisco. Aerial view of hills after fire with its large black burnt out patches. VS Sacks of seed being loaded into small aircraft. LS Pan of small aircraft taking off. VS The aircraft dropping seed over the area which was left naked by the fires.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 14/10/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3113.09
    Media URN:
    87867
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:23:00 / 01:27:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 3949 F

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