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  • Short Summary

    General John Pershing & Albert Thomas tour ammunitions factory in France.

  • Description

    Meal time in a French munitions factory - General John Pershing and Albert Thomas welcome guests.

    MS of Pershing and Thomas along with American officers and some Frenchmen in suits; walking through factory; past a worker. Shot looking over rows of shells; Pershing & same men stand behind talking.

    MS panning over the factory lunchroom from above - a huge room with workers - both men and women - packed in close together at long tables eating their lunch.

    MS side view of bearded man in dark suit standing on balcony addressing the workers; a maid comes walking towards camera carrying pitchers. Then another MS (but closer) of workers clapping.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1872.50
    Media URN:
    72029
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:36:00 / 01:44:18:00
    Canister:
    ON 059 D

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