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  • Description

    Full title reads: "SHANGHAI BUILDS A BOYS TOWN".

    Shanghai, China.

    Boys walking along road in Shanghai with escort in uniform. Angle shot of boys marching through gate. Uniform escort standing by arch. Close up panning shot of the boys. Close up shot of the two barbers clipping boys' hair. Children having their heads examined. Crowd of children in background. Chinese Mayor of Shanghai Mr Wu talking. Boys in line doubling across yard. Boys in circle doing PT exercising. This is the purposely built town for young offenders to learn citizenship.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46832
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1436.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:34:00 / 01:33:16:00
    Canister:
    48/71
    Sort Number:
    48/071
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    The Flag footage request The Flag: China 1930-48 Borstal China Shanghai 1900-1950
  • Stills

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

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