Format Film, Video
Dates 1917
Location Cullinan
Johannesburg
Kimberley
South Africa
Transvaal
Language English
Subjects Cullinan (South Africa)
Diamond Miners
Diamond Mines and Mining
Gold Miners
Gold Mines and Mining
Johannesburg (South Africa)
Kimberley (South Africa)
South Africa
Streets
Transvaal (South Africa)
Title
Gold and diamond mines of South Africa /
Created / Published
United States : K.E.S.E., 1917.
Subject Headings
-  Gold mines and mining--South Africa
-  Diamond mines and mining--South Africa
-  Gold miners--South Africa
-  Diamond miners--South Africa
-  Transvaal (South Africa)
-  Johannesburg (South Africa)
-  Kimberley (South Africa)
-  Cullinan (South Africa)
-  Streets--South Africa
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 31Jul17; MP992.
-  Duration: 3:52 (part 1) and 3:35 (part 2) at 18 fps.
-  Shows how gold and diamonds are extracted from the earth and processed in the province of Transvaal in South Africa. Pictures gold mining operations at the Joch Mine near Johannesburg and diamond mining operations at the Premier Mine in the town of Cullinan. Includes street scenes of Johannesburg and of Kimberley, the center of the world's largest diamond mining operations.
-  A Conquest picture.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; George Kleine Collection catalog, 1980, p. 48.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 200 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
Call Number
FLA 1532 (ref print)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4060s1 4060s2 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4060
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694217
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694217


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