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  • Description

    Titles read: "CANADA'S LARGEST FAMILY" (Dublin issue).

    Quebec, Canada.

    Various shots of the 22-strong Marquis family at home on their farm. The men shear a sheep while the girls weave. Others are seen making butter. Two girls carve an enormous loaf into slices at an outdoor dining table in the garden.

    More of the family arrive for dinner, to celebrate the 25th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Marquis. The older male members of the family are in military uniform. Several shots of the huge family eating at the table.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44103
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1336.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:40:00 / 01:09:44:00
    Canister:
    42/68 (Dublin)
    Sort Number:
    42/068
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Canada in WW2
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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