• Short Summary

    Motor racing - First post-war Grand Prix de Automobile Club in the Bois de Boulogne.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused Material -

    France.

    First post-war Grand Prix de Automobile Club in the Bois de Boulogne. Various good shots of motor cars racing. Some of the crowd cover their heads with paper hats to protect them from the sun. CU winner Jean-Pierre Wimille.

    Paperwork suggests material dates from May 30th 1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2096.07
    Media URN:
    62953
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:31:00 / 01:13:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 1465 G

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The race was held on 30 May 1946.

    "Pierre Jean Vimille" should read Jean-Pierre Wimille.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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