Full record for 'CARPENTER AND HIS TOOLS, the'

Two young boys practice their basic carpentry skills by making a toy boat and a handcart. (clip) [74958035]

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  • Employment, industry and industrial relations


  • Documentary
  • Educational


  • 1930s


Reference number: 3909

Date: 1939*

Sponsor: [ Glasgow Education Committee]

Sound: silent

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 6.37 min

Description: Sponsored by Glasgow Corporation Education Committee, this educational film introduces the chief tools used by the carpenter.

Shotlist: THE CARPENTER AND HIS TOOLS (0.04) Demonstrations using the 'PLANE' (1.19) SAW gvs same (2.00) TRY-SQUARE AND GUAGE gvs same (2.20) MALLET AND CHISEL gvs same(2.51) ROUTER OR "GRANNY'S TOOTH" gvs same, includes schoolboy using a drill (2.53) BRACE AND BIT (4.12) BOW SAW gvs same, schoolboys using compasses (5.02) SPOKESHAVE (6.34) BOY runs down street pushing the other in his new cart, the other holding his new toy BOAT THE END (6.37)

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