"Metrotone" films solar eclipse--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 6-93
Harold B. Babcock, beside the spectograph speaking. Scientists explaining use of mirrors and cameras to photograph eclipse. Scenes include general views of the moon passing in front of sun, total eclipse, and sun emerging, partial eclipse and cloud effects. Also included, Edison Bet explains trip mechanism.
Mount Wilson Observatory.
Babcock, Harold D. (Harold Delos)
Honey Lake (Calif.)
Filmed on April 28, 1930.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Kluver (Camera operator). 35 (Production unit). Grignon (Sound).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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