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  • Short Summary

    American women preparing care packages for soldiers on front during WW1.

  • Description

    World War One. United States of America (USA).

    American women in Red Cross uniforms preparing small gift packages for the US soldiers. The women sit at long table assembling packages & talking. CU woman's hands putting the gift items in a piece of brown wrapping paper - included is writing paper, envelopes, playing cards, pipe & tobacco. Shot looking over table, women are busy working, others stand behind handing them more supplies or taking the finished care packages away. Another group of women workers are stacking the care packages. Armband of woman in foreground says ARCWVA - the 1st American Red Cross women volunteers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2354.43
    Media URN:
    75874
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917 - 1918
    Sound:
    silent
    hd format:
    2k, HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:07:00 / 01:40:32:00
    Canister:
    ON 239 I

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