• Short Summary

    The 1962 New York dock workers' strike

  • Description

    Location: New York, United States of America / USA

    Story about the 1962 dock workers' strike in New York

    LS. Pan of idle warehouses on the New York waterfront. LS. Looking across New York harbour. VS. Large cargo boats laying idle at dockside. VS. Empty docks. MS. Pickets patrolling. MS. Oil drums piled up. GV. Freight lorries laying idle. Good L.S. right to left pan of New York harbour showing the Manhattan skyline in background during pan. (Comb. FG.)

    Note: The strike was in connection with the size of work gangs and spread down the Atlantic and Gulf coasts

    Note: Very badly edited and poor sound (sentences cut in half etc.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3082.03
    Media URN:
    87307
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:04:00 / 01:04:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 3693 F

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