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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.

    American newsreel titles read: 'FIRST LOOK AT TOMORROW'S TRAILERS'.

    Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States of America.

    Shot of trailers being towed along road.

    Several shots of a massive two-storey collapsible caravan being extended while a family watch. It is parked in the countryside after being towed by their car. The family go inside. General view of the bedroom; two children and their mother are inside and the boy throws himself on the bed.

    General view of caravan colony. General view of interior of kitchen of another caravan. Woman picking up plate and serving man from kitchen with tea. They take their tea and sandwiches outside and we see exterior shot of this caravan - equivalent to a 4-room flat.

    M/S of caravan shaped like boat. General view of boat caravan. Two women erecting canopy over bridge of boat. Man and two girls sit on bridge looking out to sea.

    Enormous American caravans!

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:36:00 / 01:33:35:00
    UN 2136 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 2136 G
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry
    1940s/50s picks Untitled Viewspace
  • Stills

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

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