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Growing Abalone
Description: La Place Bostwick grows pearls at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography in San Diego, California.
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Clip #: MF-25C
Length: 1:20
Year: 1935
Color: Color
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1930s
Region: North America
Country: United States
State: California
Original: 35mm
1950s, San Diego, California, abalone, surf rolling over rocks on coast, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, La Place Bostwick growing pearls in tanks and by being manually inserting Nacre inside abalone, Mother of Pearl, La Place Bostwick holding various examples of pearls he has grown, pearls embedded in conch shell

Transferred from 35mm. Original 35mm nitrate elements no longer available.

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