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  • Description

    San Quentin Prison, San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Prison Art Shown at San Quentin'.

    BGV. Main entrance of San Quentin prison. GV. Low angle shot of watch tower. MS. Prison guard looking out of tower. MS. Notice board outside prison "California State Prison". MS. Guard opening large iron gates of prison. LV. San Quentin prison. Various shots of the visitors pouring through gates to see prisoners art collection. Various shots of the visitors looking at the exhibits, art work done by the prisoners, some are even bought for high prices. MS. Two girls walking away with the paintings they have bought.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 29/08/1963.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    79476
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2677.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:14:00 / 01:25:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 3791 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3791 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    US jail 1960s San Francisco San Quentin
  • Stills

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

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