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  • Short Summary

    Footage of soldiers playing baseball in the Strand, London.

  • Description

    Baseball in the Strand. London.

    Sports/recreation in World War One London. Military men take some time for fun. Shot of American soldier and sailor playing 'catch' in the Strand; with some others also tossing a ball around in the street in BG. A very foggy day. Some boys and some other soldiers watch from side of street. An officer comes up and joins in. Then a shot from a different angle of more of the guys throwing baseballs; including a Highlander in kilts. Sailors throwing balls (shot of backs).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1888.32
    Media URN:
    72494
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:40:00 / 01:44:36:00
    Canister:
    ON 084 F

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