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  • Description

    Full title reads: "US mountaineers moved on".

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of wooden shacks in mountain wilderness. C/U of old man holding a rifle (looks like a hillbilly type). M/S of trucks driving up to wooden house. Various shots people loading furniture and belongings onto trucks. M/S of family walking across front porch of ramshackle wooden house. Family look quite poor, father wears dungarees and carries a rifle. M/S of men and dog climbing onto back of truck.

    C/U of sign that reads 'US Departments of Agriculture Madison Unit Shenandoah Homesteads Construction Division'. M/S of new bungalow on field. C/U of man with son sitting on his knee. Man talks to camera, seems happy. M/S of family moving into bungalow. L/S of lots of new bungalows built on prairies land.

    Note: sound track is missing.

    Note: old records on database suggest this item may once have been part of LNER issue in 37/92. May also been known under title MOUNTAIN DWELLERS MOVED TO LOWLANDS. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1937
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    16143
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    945.44
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:20:00 / 01:39:00:00
    Canister:
    37/101
    Sort Number:
    37/101
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    BBC Bitesize Driving in Fields Driving in Towns and Fields
  • Stills

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

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