• Short Summary

    Inventor Ledewyek Zimmer adjusts some of the many dials on his huge clock.

  • Description

    Titles read: "THE CLOCK THAT THINKS!"

    New York, United States of America.

    Various shots of clockmaker Ledewyek Zimmer adjusting several dials on his own invention of a huge, three-paneled clock covered with clock faces, globes and dials. Different dials record the rotation of the earth, the position of the earth in relation to the planets, tidal movements and so on. At the bottom of the clock some automatons spin round on small spheres, recording the movements of the stars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1178.03
    Media URN:
    40575
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:50:00 / 01:04:39:00
    Canister:
    PT 446

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