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The Past Revealed

Series

Series Name
Tomorrow Today

Issue

Issue No.
75
Date Released
1971
Length of issue (in feet)
488
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Explosive Welding
  2. 2The Past Revealed
  3. 3Third Axles
  4. 4Rootstein Models

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 4
Summary
COI synopsis: Treasures at the British Museum, thousands of years old, are only now revealing the secrets of their history and design, through careful scientific analysis.
Keywords
Science and technology; History and archaeology
Written sources
COI Microfilm Roll 49 [BFI National Archive]   Used for synopsis
COI Reference
MI 1458/75
Credits:
Presenter
Bill Costello
Commentator
Bill Costello
Sponsor
Central Office of Information (COI)
Sponsor
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Presenter
Ian Morrison
Editor
Peter Greenaway
Cutter
Peter Greenaway

This series is held by:

Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
For BFI National Archive enquiries:
nonfictioncurators@bfi.org.uk
For commercial/footage reuse enquiries:
footage.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
http://collections-search.bfi.org.uk/web
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7580 7503
Address
21 Stephen Street
London W1T 1LN
Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
Series held
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