• Short Summary

    Fast and furious ship building in America.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "SHIPS FOR THE SEVEN SEAS".

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the USS aircraft carrier 'Natoma Bay' being launched by Lady Halifax at the Henry Kaiser shipyards on the Pacific Coast. The bottle smashes with one strike.

    Various shots of the ship builders at work through the night under arc lamps to keep up production at another American shipyard. The red hot rivets glow as they are thrown around. Several shots of welders at work.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1089.20
    Media URN:
    38120
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:16:00 / 01:48:23:00
    Canister:
    43/67

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