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    Footage of divers on the Wansee Lake, religious procession, and German youths hiking.

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    Divers on boat on Wansee. Germany.

    Science; oceanology. Tracking shots from boat on Wansee; lake near Berlin; Germany. Diver having just come up; on boat; several other men stand nearby. Man is lifting diver's big helmet which he has just removed. Diver wears primitive diving suit; which was very heavy. Year is 1921. Then CU of splash at side of boat; as if a diver has just entered the water. Titles in German; reversed.

    Religious Procession with Cardinal Faulhaber. Munich, Germany

    Religion; processions. Big Roman Catholic religious event in Munich; Germany; 1921. Involves Dr. Michael von Faulhaber; church official in Bavaria. Faulhaber served as Archbishop of Munich and Freising starting in 1917; this footage may be from a ceremony when he became Cardinal. Various shots of the procession also appears to be several senior German military officials at the ceremony.

    German youth hiking in Norwegian mountains.

    Recreation. German boys' youth organisation hiking in mountains in Norway; 1921. Aryan youth and all that. Boys walking across rocks & snow; carrying hiking sticks. One boy comes sliding down hill as his friends watch. Then same shot is played in reverse so that he slides up. Trick films. Next; some boys climbing up snow-covered slope; using ropes. Winter sports. This story is followed by a logo for Messter-Film-Berlin; with film wrapped around revolving globe.

    Cataloguer's note: this item is made up of stories ON 276 E - 3, 4 and 5 on *PM2374*.

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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:56:00 / 01:12:34:00
    ON 276 E

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