Star Item
  • Description

    Item title reads - Strike. Rubbish piles up in city streets.

    Street cleaners strike in Philadelphia, America (USA).

    M/S of the streets piled up with rubbish as a woman pushes her pram along. M/S of more rubbish on the pavement. M/S as one woman burns her rubbish in a bin. Other ladies add more rubbish to their collections. M/S of trucks lined up at he depot. M/S of picket lines. M/S as boxes are thrown onto a truck which is part of the small fleet clearing the city. Various shots as the horse drawn trucks drive through the city with a police escort.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18182
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    987.47
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:12:00 / 01:40:54:00
    Canister:
    38/88
    Sort Number:
    38/088
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    TIGER CITY 1930s Philadelphia
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment