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  • Short Summary

    Captain Tucker and his American cargo ship on arrival at Bordeaux, defying German blockade.

  • Description

    Germany's Blockade Defied. Unarmed American cargo boat 'Orleans' reaches Bordeaux, France, and receives great public welcome. Captain D Tucker.

    M/S of Captain D Tucker posing for camera with big bouquet of flowers. Quite an attractive man. He seems to be standing outside an official French building. L/S of cargo ship coming in to harbour. Huge crowds on the quay wave their greetings to the ship. French naval officials (?) escort Captain Tucker as he walks through Bordeaux.

    G 418 A.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1864.19
    Media URN:
    71736
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:15:00 / 01:20:14:00
    Canister:
    ON 042 D

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