• Short Summary

    The 22 members of the Marquis family are seen at work and at a family gathering.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CANADA'S LARGEST FAMILY" (Dublin issue).

    Quebec, Canada.

    Various shots of the 22-strong Marquis family at home on their farm. The men shear a sheep while the girls weave. Others are seen making butter. Two girls carve an enormous loaf into slices at an outdoor dining table in the garden.

    More of the family arrive for dinner, to celebrate the 25th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Marquis. The older male members of the family are in military uniform. Several shots of the huge family eating at the table.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1336.04
    Media URN:
    44103
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:40:00 / 01:09:44:00
    Canister:
    42/68 (Dublin)

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