• Short Summary

    Children overcome their physical disabilities to take part in sports at Frankstown hospital.

  • Description

    Frankstown hospital for disabled children.

    Victoria, New South Wales. Australia.

    Various shots as two young girls play a game of tennis outside whilst others watch from their hospital beds. M/S showing one of the tennis players has a false leg. M/S of boys playing cricket from their beds, they bat and field quite easily whilst lying down. M/S of two boys boxing whilst lying down on their beds. M/S as nurse takes a boy's temperature. M/S as other nurses crowd around the winning boxer and shake his hand, they laugh and give him flowers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1284.04
    Media URN:
    42802
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:05:00 / 01:05:00:00
    Canister:
    NSP 197

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