American newsreel item showing reconstruction of temple in Egypt.
Unissued / unused material.
American newsreel item.
Title reads: "Egypt Restores Temple of Karnak".
Reconstructing Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt.
L/S Temple of Karnak, with super title at bottom of scene. M/S statues lining one of the walls. C/U head shot of a statue. C/U man's feet walking over fragment of plinth of statue. C/U man's finger tracing on fragment of statue. Elevated shot of scaffolding erected among pillars. M/S Egyptian workmen drawing truck load of stone among the ruins. M/S workmen on scaffolding. M/S workmen hauling on pulleys to raise stones. L/S building under reconstruction.
Date given on old record is 16/03/1949.