Item AAAA2107 - No man is an island

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No man is an island

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  • [1947-1949] (Creation)

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Industrial film. Cominco's operations in Trail and Kimberley are discussed from the viewpoint of various Cominco employees. Includes footage of: Sullivan Mine; refining and smelting processes for lead, zinc, silver; power plant on Kootenay River; research and development; use of metals refined; manufacture of fertilizer from smelter emissions; mine exploration and prospecting across Canada; facilities, accommodations and recreational activities [e.g. hockey, Kimberley Dynamiters, etc.] in communities around the plants. Also includes sequences on a fertilizer plant in Calgary (Alberta Nitrogen Dept.) and mining at Yellowknife, N.W.T.

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A VHS reference copy is available for this item.

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Copyright Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company of Canada.

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References: Listed in Duffy, "Camera West", entry #N/31.

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Accession number(s): F1988:17

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producing agency/company: Associated Screen Studios; photography: Robert J. Martin; sound: Walter Darling; music: Lucio Agostini; art direction: Eleanor Dunne; sponsored/presented by: Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company of Canada; director: John McDougall; script: John McDougall

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