Elephant Cargo 1947

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Unissued / unused material.

Elephant cargo, location of events unknown.

Various shots of baby and adult elephants being hoisted on board ship from quayside using harness and crane. Various shots of elephants being walked along quayside. A man feeds titbits to elephants. More shots...

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Cataloguer:
Amelia
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
66547
Sort Number:
UN 1721 F
Time in/Out:
01:43:59:00 / 01:46:29:00
Canister:
UN 1721 F
Film ID:
2375.17
Issue Date:
1947

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