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Iberian Peninsula
Description: Depicts the chief topographic and climatic features of Spain and Portugal, and portrays the people at work, in various types of agricultural pursuits and in fishing, mining, and industry. Emphasizes the peninsula's limited industrialization and the age-old agricultural techniques generally employed in the region.

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Clip #: TFA-244E
Length: 10:00
Year: 1948
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1940s
Region: Europe
Country: Spain
Subject: Agriculture
Original: 16mm
1940s, Spain, Portugal, Iberian Peninsula, spinning globe, topographic map Iberian Peninsula, Pyrenees Mountains, Strait of Gibraltar, high central plateau, narrow lowlands along coast, map showing division of Iberian Peninsula amongst Spain and Portugal and population division, Southern Spain, village nestled on mountainside, topographic map showing major cities, Lisbon cityscape along Tagus River, Port of Lisbon, Porto de Lisboa, Madrid, street scenes, farmers carrying pitchforks and ox cart traveling on road, topographic map showing location of farmland within central plateau, barren plateau, flock of grazing sheep, farmers tilling soil with oxen driven plow, farmers using sickles to harvest grain field, harvesting, farmers threshing using traditional methods with animal driven plows, semi-arid region, men stripping bark from cork trees, olive tree groves, male and female workers harvesting olives, olive oil production, men carrying basket of olives to press, conveyor transporting olives to mill, rollers crushing olives into pulp, presses squeezing out oil, winery employee pouring wine into glass for wine taster, wine taster inspecting, swirling, smelling and tasting wine, topographic map showing heaviest rainfall of peninsula in Galicia, corn field, topographic map showing coastal lowlands of South and East, donkey driven water wheel, traditional irrigation methods, man irrigating sugar beet field, workers harvesting and dumping oranges out of baskets, children playing in garden, fish market, production of tiles, tile making, artisans painting tiles, Moorish influence on architecture, Alhambra, topographic map showing location of mineral deposits, Bilbao port, conveyors being used to load iron ore onto ship bound for England, iron and steel industry, steel production, steel / iron mill, mill worker using machine, hydroelectric plant near Barcelona, generators, transmission lines, textile mill, female workers, semi arid plateau and mountains, farmer leading ox cart on arid rural road

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