Detail

Title ID 1451Collection ID275
Title[I.M.C.C. Mines: Dragline Operations]
Date[ca. 1946 - 1951]
CollectionH A Voss
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeWorking Life
KeywordsIndustry
Location
LocalFlorida
RegionalFlorida
NationalUnited States North and Central America
Credits
ProductionH A Voss
CameraH A Voss
FormatColour Silent
Duration2 min. 33 sec.
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Summary

After a brief introductory shot of a phosphate mine, the dragline is filmed at work - the dragline being the large crane which excavates the topsoil to reveal the 'matrix' below, the layer of soil which contains phosphate rock.