Host Bash Kennett discusses the history of sugar production. Early American methods of maple syrup making are described. The process of growing and refining sugar cane in Hawaii is summarized and shown in pictures. Finally, detailed film of growing, harvesting and refining sugar beets in the Western U.S. is shown (film provided by Western Beet Sugar Producers, Inc.). Songs performed include "Sugarbush" by Josef Marais and "How Lovely Cooks the Meat."
KQED, San Francisco; Bash Kennett; Kathleen K. Rawlings; Richard Moore; Ken Winslow
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Educational; Historical; Music
United States--History ; Sugar trade.
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- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:11:43); 16mm
- Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003110907; Other: GR00464882; MDPI Barcode: 40000003110907
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