• Short Summary

    Miners at work below ground - some are women.

  • Description

    Russia, Soviet Union, USSR. 1942?

    Russian title reads 'More Coal for the Country'. Several shots of the miners coming to work in mine close to Moscow. Various shots of the miners at work - some good close up shots of miners drilling. Women are seen working in mine - voiceover says they volunteered to substitute their husbands and brothers who fight with Red Army. Several shots of coal travelling in wagons and on conveyor belt. Coal being loaded at pit head.

    Note: Russian voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1623.07
    Media URN:
    70773
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:26:00 / 01:12:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 229 C

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