• Short Summary

    This item looks at vibrations in various forms and the way they are generated.

  • Description

    Vibrations.

    A look at vibrations and how they are generated. Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.

    M/S of a drill, people cover their ears. A woman shakes in fright after seeing a mouse, others shake with cold or when they are dancing. Various shots showing how the vibrations from music reaches our ears. M/S showing how vibrations affect a gas flame. M/S of a seismograph, diagram shows how it works. M/S map of earthquake zones in the world. Cartoon shows Adolf Hitler is cracked like the earthquake zone. An experiment shows how vibrations from a violin bow make various patterns in salt. It changes a swastika to the Union Jack flag.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1548.30
    Media URN:
    49702
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:42:00 / 01:58:40:00
    Canister:
    NSP 223

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