Film, Video Gold and diamond mines of South Africa
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- Gold and diamond mines of South Africa
- 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.
- Contributor Names
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- K.E.S.E. (Firm)
- Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
- 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
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- - MP992 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 31Jul17; MP992.
- - Duration: 3:52 (part 1) and 3:35 (part 2) at 18 fps.
- - 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.
- ref print. 1 reel of 1 (ca. 200 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FLA 1532 (ref print)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
SubjectsActualities (Motion Pictures)
Cullinan (South Africa)
Diamond Mines and Mining
Gold Mines and Mining
Johannesburg (South Africa)
Kimberley (South Africa)
Transvaal (South Africa)
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, K.E.S.E, and Kleine. Gold and diamond mines of South Africa. United States: K.E.S.E, 1917. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694217/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)
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Thomas A. Edison, I., K.E.S.E & Kleine. (1917) Gold and diamond mines of South Africa. United States: K.E.S.E. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694217/.
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, K.E.S.E, and Kleine. Gold and diamond mines of South Africa. United States: K.E.S.E, 1917. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694217/>.