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Mellanby films. Compilation 9, Dogs.

Date
1949
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Description

Mellanby film compilation 9 is made up of reel 20 of the original films. It contains fairly random footage of dogs running and walking, possibly after being fed on different diets.

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1949.

Physical description

1 videocassette (05.33 min.) (VHS) : silent, black and white, PAL
1 DVD (05.33 min.) : silent, black and white, PAL
1 videocassette (05.33 min.) (DIGIBETA) : silent, black and white

Notes

Supporting paperwork available in the department.
This compilation is the ninth of 10 from a collection of films made at the NIMR to show the effect of various experimental diets on dogs. The collection of films is partly of scientific, partly of historical and biographical interest and comprises 18 reels of research film on aspects of nutrition, including research into Vitamin A deficiency and the nutritional value of cod liver oil, together with two reels of 'home movies' made in Sheffield, Cornwall and London at various dates between 1933 and 1953.
Papers and correspondence are held by Archive and Manuscripts; PP/MEL.

Creator/production credits

Sir Edward and Lady May Mellanby, University of Sheffield and MRC Human Nutritional Research Unit, NIMR, Mill Hill, London

Copyright note

Not known

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


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