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  • Short Summary

    Mrs Roosevelt visits women at work in aircraft factory.

  • Description

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    Various shots of Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of the American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, visiting aircraft factory in England. She walks around the factory and talks to women workers.

    Mrs Roosevelt looking at aircraft in flight at airfield. Various shots of aircraft in flight. Lines of aircraft are seen at airfield.

    Several shots of Mrs Roosevelt visiting American army camp in England.

    Various shots of Mrs Roosevelt visiting British naval base. She inspects men and women in uniform.

    Cut back to the aircraft factory where Mrs Roosevelt addresses the workers in canteen. More shots of Mrs Roosevelt in factory watching women work. Several shots of Mrs Roosevelt leaving factory.

    Cut to Mrs Roosevelt greeted by Mayor in unknown town. She inspects lines of nurses in front of town hall. Crowd cheering, waving US flags.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1857.06
    Media URN:
    61022
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:04:00 / 01:41:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 729 G

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