• Short Summary

    US factories increase production of war materials - good shots of American heavy industry.

  • Description

    Titles read: "UNCLE SAM GEARS UP!"

    United States of America.

    Various shots of US heavy industry factories producing weapons. Interior of iron works; sparks flying; white hot steel and molten metal being poured into moulds. Giant presses making wheels for locomotives and big guns. Brief shots of the engineers working the machinery. Commentator talks of America gearing up its war industry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1210.17
    Media URN:
    15783
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:01:00 / 01:31:32:00
    Canister:
    PT 557

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