• Short Summary

    Stories in the item include the cleaning of the Great Washington Monument and the arrival of the 'Europa' in Hamburg, Germany.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA - NO. 11"

    Aerial shots and M/S's of the Great Washington Monument at Bunker Hill in the United States of America. The building is completely covered in scaffolding. Various shots of workmen on the scaffolding cleaning it. M/S of a Pathe cameraman filming the aluminium tip of the giant monument.

    L/S's of a large lift bridge in Hamburg, Germany. L/S's of the centre of the bridge lifting up. L/S of a large ship passing underneath.

    L/S of the giant liner 'Europa' coming into dock (presumably Hamburg). Several shots of the enormous liner. M/S's of the propellers of the ship, which the narrator informs us were built in England. Good shot of the 'Europa' in dry dock.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1108.24
    Media URN:
    38500
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:44:00 / 01:48:05:00
    Canister:
    PT 245

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