• Short Summary

    A model dam built on a river is the prototype for a huge new dam in Washington, USA.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "The Super Dam - A Story in Miniature." (new title) Before spending �7,000,000 on a giant dam, the American engineers of this big proposition built this scale model, complete with river -".

    United States of America.

    Various shots of a model dam built over a river as the prototype for a dam to be built over the Columbia River in Washington (state). Voiceover tells us the real dam is called The Rock Island Plant and gives us more technical details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1020.14
    Media URN:
    36829
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:02:00 / 01:42:15:00
    Canister:
    PT 035

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