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  • Short Summary

    Elephants in Liberty Loan Parade, 1918.

  • Description

    Elephants do their bit for liberty loan. New York City in the United States of America.

    L/S Liberty Loan parade in New York City; with elephants (!) walking down the street; riders on top. Ground level shot of woman riding by on a smaller animal; a horse. Pan turning left to other women on horseback approaching riding side saddle. Side shot of elephant wearing banner over its back Buy Liberty Bonds; rider on elephant's head; box on its back. CU Men in Indian costumes standing by some elephants. Sailors standing in shapes of letters spelling out INVEST IN LIBERTY BONDS (but first letter of each word is off screen on left).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1902.13
    Media URN:
    72858
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:33:00 / 01:15:19:00
    Canister:
    ON 112 M

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