The Prospector

Australia, 1963

Film
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A man who has been “panning” for gold all his life in the vicinity of the Hill End goldfields gives an account of how the fossicking is actually done, and gives something of the history of Hill End itself.

Credits

director

Daryl Hill

production company

Children's Library and Crafts Movement Australiaz

Language

English

Duration

00:11:24:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27622

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Gold mines and mining

History → Australia - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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