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  • Short Summary

    Workers inside General Electric Company factory and leaving at the end of the day.

  • Description

    General Electric Company factory - various activity.

    Location of events unknown.

    Establishing shot panning on GEC buildings; office bldg in FG; larger bldg in BG; smokestack. (More shots of exteriors on ON 396 A.)

    Interior: young men assembling motor; which hangs by straps from bars above. Skilled labourers working in crowded shop; pan past men tapping w/ tiny hammers; etc. Next; young boys c. ages 10-15 at work. Boy operating drill. Boys screw handles on small irons.

    Quitting time: workers leaving factory at the end of the working day: a bunch of boys; some may be as young as 8; teenage girls arm in arm; older boys & men; etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2458.05
    Media URN:
    77118
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:49:00 / 01:17:19:00
    Canister:
    ON 396 E

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