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  • Short Summary

    Strikers occupy a car factory and take part in a sit down protest.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Detroit".

    Detroit, Michigan, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of strikers marching with placards outside building. The building - presumably a factory - appears to be occupied in a sit-in protest. Various shots of large numbers of strikers outside building. MS halted production line. Pan across rows of cars stocked in car park. VS people outside share greetings with those behind the fence in factory. A couple kiss through the fence. MS a man is patted down and checked before he is allowed into factory. VS of strikers in the factory.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be missing item from 37/24.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2959.06
    Media URN:
    85047
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1937
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:48:00 / 01:04:36:00
    Canister:
    37/24 / UNI GAZ ROLL 23

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