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  • Short Summary

    Large crowds in Berlin during strike. Germany.

  • Description

    German strike - 1922 - crowded transport.

    Railway workers' strike creates overcrowding on public transportation in Berlin; Germany; 1922. Berliners climbing onto the back of a truck. They ride standing up & crowded together as truck drives down street. Crowd on street at a subway entrance. Great shot: as man opens gate; masses of people hurry down stairway toward camera. Shots of densely packed crowd on subway platform pushing; trying to squeeze into the cars of the train. Labour unions; strikes; cities; commuters; travel; trains; Weimar Republic.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2524.15
    Media URN:
    77750
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1922
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:25:00 / 01:30:02:00
    Canister:
    ON 493 N

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