• Short Summary

    Thermometers - unusual and historical - on display at Science Museum, London.

  • Description

    Part of ENGLAND EXPECTS issue.

    South Kensington, London.

    Thermometers on display at the Science Museum. Various shots of girl looking at old thermometers from 16th century to present day. Various C/Us of unusual thermometers: one used by gardeners, one that reacts quickly to change, one for use underground, a pocket thermometer that looks like a watch, clay cones used in potteries to test heat of kilns, a thermometer in a walking stick handle.

    Various C/Us of a nurse holding a thermometer. M/S of shadows of nurse reading a bed ridden patient's temperature.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1276.03
    Media URN:
    42669
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:02:00 / 01:05:35:00
    Canister:
    NSP 170

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