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    Manilla, Philippines.

    Title reads 'Ancient City'.

    Various shots of the ancient walled city of Manilla, Philippines. The actual wall is in bad shape in places and most of the damage was done during World War II. Various shots of some of the remaining churches that survived heavy damage. St. Augustine Church and the Church at Las Pinas. Various shots inside the Las Pinas church which has probably the only bamboo organ in the world. The long organ flutes are all made of bamboo and a small Filipino boy sits playing.

    (Comb. Fine Grain.)

    Date found in the old record - 20/03/1966.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    89635
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3197.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:45:00 / 01:03:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 4121 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 4121 F
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    Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Organ Films
  • Stills

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

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