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  • Short Summary

    Thousands of boy scouts from all over the world congregate at Birkenhead for a jamboree.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Boy Scouts' "Coming of Age" Jamboree. From all parts of the Empire and 42 nations, thousands of scouts have arrived in great camp, covering 450 acres in Arrowe Park. Birkenhead, Merseyside.

    L/S of the boy scouts sat on the ground eating from their plates, the tents are in the background. M/S of an Indian boy eating. L/S as the camera pans across boys of various nationalities L/S of Indian scouts lined up, they are all wearing scouting uniforms and turbans, M/S as they run off. M/S back view of them in a row, they turn to the side and salute before walking off. M/S of the boys in their turbans posing for the camera, they wave and laugh.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.34
    Media URN:
    36039
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:17:00 / 01:48:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1628

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