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The Opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge (1932)

This newsreel footage with on-the-spot commentary contains unique coverage of the official opening ceremony of the Sydney Harbour Bridge on Saturday 19 March 1932.

Length: 11 minutes 54 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the The Depression collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 4583

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