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  • Short Summary

    Dollis Hill House where wounded sleep and live in the open. London.

  • Description

    Dollis Hill, London

    Dollis Hill House; an Open-air hospital for wounded soldiers.

    MS looking down long porch with row of beds; some men lie in beds; others sit in chairs beside the beds talking; nurse seen in next 'room'. Closer shot of same: man lying in bed; another man in chair; nurse in background on other side of half wall.

    MS looking down long table placed out in the yard; with men seated at it and plates and cups ready for a meal. MS front of house; with some veterans in yard; standing or in wheelchairs, and others on porch. Closer shot of same. CU side view of man sat in a woven 2-wheel invalid chair; being pushed by a nurse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1866.41
    Media URN:
    71824
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:11:00 / 01:42:55:00
    Canister:
    ON 047 F

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