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ARC Identifier: 24360
Title: TRANSPORTABLE RUNWAY (STEEL PLANK TYPE), 1944 ?
Creator: Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964) (Most Recent)
Type of Archival  Materials:
Moving Images
Level of  Description:
Item from Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860 - 1982
Location: Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records LICON, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-M), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001 PHONE: 301-837-3540, FAX: 301-837-3620, EMAIL: mopix@nara.gov
Other Titles: Engineer Board film digest, no. 14
Production Date: 1944 ?
Part of: Series: Engineering Board Film Digests, 1941 - 1944
Scope & Content  Note:
Reel 1, b&w, earthmoving equipment is unloaded from a railway car. Engineer soldiers grade runways and lay perforated steel planks. Reel 2, part 1, b&w, engineers remove steel planks from runway, repack, fasten, and remove them by truck. Part 2, color, shows camouflaged operations dugout, control tower, and aircraft pens. B-24 aircraft take off and land.

Use Restrictions: Undetermined
Specific Records  Type:
motion pictures (visual works)
Sound Type: Sound
Variant Control  Number(s):
NAIL Control Number: NWDNM(m)-111-EB-14D
Local Identifier: NWDNM(m)-111-EB-14D
    Copy 1
Copy Status: Preservation
Storage Facility: National Archives at College Park - Archives II (College Park, MD)
         Media
Media Type: Film Reel
Reel/Tape/Disc #: 1
Color, Film: 16 mm, Film: MPPCK, 240 feet
Film: 16 mm, Film: MAG, 240 feet
Reel/Tape/Disc #: 2
Color, Film: 16 mm, Film: MPPCK, 350 feet
Film: 16 mm, Film: MAG, 240 feet
    Copy 2
Copy Status: Reproduction
Storage Facility: National Archives at College Park - Archives II (College Park, MD)
         Media
Media Type: Film Reel
Reel/Tape/Disc #: 1
Color, Film: 16 mm, Film: INSK
Film: 16 mm, Film: DNT
Reel/Tape/Disc #: 2
Color, Film: 16 mm, Film: INSK
Film: 16 mm, Film: DNT
    Copy 3
Copy Status: Reference
Storage Facility: National Archives at College Park - Archives II (College Park, MD)
         Media
Media Type: Video Cassette
Reel/Tape/Disc #: 1
3/4 inch, Video: U-matic


Index Terms

Subjects Represented in the Archival Material
Air bases
Airplanes
Airplanes, Military--B-24
Camouflage (Military science)
Earthmoving machinery
Engineers, Corps of

Contributors to Authorship and/or Production of the Archival Materials
Signal Corps, Producer

Lifecycle Tracking Information

Accession  Number:
2355

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