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    Paris, France.

    MS. Boat moored at landing stage ready to start trip along the river Seine in Paris. LS. Elevated, boat going along. MS. Travel shot of the boat passing beneath Tournelle bridge. MS. Travel shot, boat passing beneath St. Michel bridge showing the Notre Dame cathedral on bank. MS. Travel shot along Notre Dame. LS. Notre Dame receding. Rowing boat being towed by pleasure steamer in foreground. MS. Travel shot, passing fishermen on bank. MS. People on deck of pleasure steamer. SCU. Couple on deck of steamer as it passes under bridge. SCU. The skipper at the wheel. CU. Boy taking photo. MS. Passing beneath Tournelle bridge with the Palais de Justice seen on bank. MS. People on deck of steamer having refreshment. MS. From deck, showing people in silhouette as bridge is approached. LS. Steamer going along. MS. Nose of boat, pan to another boat passing. The "Conciergerie" seen on bank. MS. Angle shot from bridge, of steamer passing beneath. Follow with steamer to show Eiffel Tower in background and Alexander III bridge. LS. The Eiffel Tower. MS. The Zouave (workman) statue adorning one of the columns of Alma Bridge. MS. Angle shot of the Eiffel Tower as boat passes beneath Iena bridge. MS. SCU. Passengers on boat - 3 shots. LS. Travel shot past the swimming pool of Issy-les-Moulinaux. LMS. Looking along crowded deck of steamer. MS. Base of Eiffel Tower with people hanging about beneath it. MS. Steamer passing beneath bridge at base of Eiffel Tower. LS. Eiffel Tower with train going over bridge by it. LS. Eiffel Tower with statue of Liberty in foreground. Travel shot towards statue. SCU. Passing statue of Liberty. MS. Steamer passing statue of Liberty. MS. Steamer coming towards bank.


    Date found in the old record - 02/08/1949.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:15:00 / 01:55:48:00
    UN 2215 C
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    UN 2215 C
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    Lifestyle & Culture
    Eiffel Tower Holiday News Reels Paris 1940s French Contact
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