March of Time -- outtakes -- British Agriculture
- Film Title
- Event Date
- 1940 March
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Shot with Leblay camera: Richmond Park being plowed up to grow potatoes. Shots of farm being plowed by night (in Dorset) with a tractor fitted with headlights. (This is part of the effort to put an additional million and a half acres into cultivation). Various shots of London suburb dwellers on their new allotments for the producing of their own vegetables. The sites are in Brockwell, Dulwich, and Battersea Parks, in the SE suburbs of London.
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