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  • Short Summary

    Baseball: soldiers play in field.

  • Description

    Canadian baseball in khaki. Location of events unknown.

    Canadian soldiers play baseball in a field; with trees in B.G; ca 1917-- some very good footage. Opens with cool shot -- CU catcher putting on mask; picking up glove. CU pitcher throws ball. Batter and catcher; side view looking from left; batter swings & misses. Shot from behind pitcher; as he winds up and throws a strike. Catcher throws ball back. Next pitch is outside. Shot near a base; of runner crossing. Runner slides into base.

    Recreation; fun. Sports.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1912.07
    Media URN:
    73091
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:08:00 / 01:04:52:00
    Canister:
    ON 126 F

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