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  • Short Summary

    Footage of German prisoners working in field.

  • Description

    German prisoner farm workers. Location of events unknown.

    World War One. German POWs doing farm work. Shot of the prisoners working in field; raking hay into piles; using pitchforks to toss hay onto wagon while workhorse waits patiently. The horse has leafy branches stuck into his harness. Shot showing many prisoners using rakes. Pan along barbed wire fence with cows on other side -- idyllic rural scene. Agriculture; farming.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1886.01
    Media URN:
    72413
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:00:44:00
    Canister:
    ON 067 K

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