Irrigation of canal allows cotton crops to grow in Kara Kum desert, Turkmenia.
Unissued / unused material.
Newsreel item from Soviet Union.
Karakum (aka Kara Kum) Canal irrigation progress in desert of Turkmenia (Turkmenistan).
LS Kara Kum desert. LS man working bulldozer. Various shots of Kara Kum Canal. MS couple walking through cotton plants. CU couple looking at cotton plants. CU cotton plant in flower. LS & MS crops being sprayed from pipes running from Kara Kum Canal. LS & MS crops being sprayed.
Date on dope sheet is 03/10/1957.