• Short Summary

    Strikers and workers during the coal strike in America in 1941.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots, strikers, trades union members, agitators hanging around pit-head. There are a few shots of people throwing stones. Some of the strikers are African Americans, mainly however they are white.

    MS Group of miners entering cage and descending into coal mine.

    GV Silent pit-head.

    GV Over smoky industrial area.

    MS Party of miners coming out of cage at end of shift.

    MS shot of row of buildings with flames coming from roof top chimneys - not clear what these are.

    N.B. Paperwork suggests this is material from a coal strike in the US in December 1941.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    596.04
    Media URN:
    59360
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:57:00 / 01:12:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 171 D

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