The Story of paper making

United Kingdom, 1948

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

The story of paper making from the papyrus of the Egyptians to the machine made product of today. Film closes with scenes of craftsmen making hand-made paper required for artists, draughtsmen, etc.

Credits

production company

Central Office of Information

Films of Fact

Duration

00:15:23:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1948

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

28964

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Paper industry

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Papermaking

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Workmanship

Crafts & Visual Arts → Papermaking

Crafts & Visual Arts → Workmanship

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → History

History → History, Ancient

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/73245--the-story-of-paper-making/ |title=The Story of paper making |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=26 July 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}