French Building 1914-1918

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    French building.

    Pan on large building; somewhere in France; 3 stories; tall windows on ground and first; dormer windows on 2nd (or could call it attic); some windows are broken or missing and building is battered in places; but in general it has fared well. Some sort of streamers or pennant hanging from window above centre door. Pan past centre to rt. and back again. Then pan up tower in centre; w/ ornamentation; clock; etc. - top of tower looks like a crown.

    Architecture. Buildings. World War One

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    Cataloguer:
    Cheri
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    73584
    Sort Number:
    ON 158 N
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:08:00 / 01:39:47:00
    Canister:
    ON 158 N
    Film ID:
    1930.37
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
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