A Great Sportsman Passes 1934

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Full title reads "Hendon A GREAT SPORTSMAN PASSES - and all will join in Mr George Allison's farewell tribute to Mr Herbert Chapman - football genius and great gentleman!"

Hendon, Greater London.

Mr George Allison seated at his desk speaking to the camera. He talks about the great...

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Cataloguer:
Sanja
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
8513
Sort Number:
34/004
Time in/Out:
01:06:09:00 / 01:08:58:00
Canister:
34/4
Film ID:
775.05
Issue Date:
11/01/1934

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