'wipers' New Cathedral 1930

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Item title reads - "Wipers" new Cathedral. The people of Ypres - that "holy ground of British Arms" - enter in possession of their new cathedral, now risen from the ruins of war. Belgium.

L/S of the new cathedral from under an archway, people file in. M/S of the magnificent building, the camera...

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Cataloguer:
Emma
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
18957
Sort Number:
G 1703
Time in/Out:
01:38:18:00 / 01:39:52:00
Canister:
G 1703
Film ID:
824.23
Issue Date:
17/04/1930

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