• Short Summary

    Babies and children of working mothers attend a day nursery in Hackney, London.

  • Description

    Hackney babies.

    North London.

    L/S exterior of big house which has become a day nursery for children of working mothers. L/S as they play in the garden outside. Girls play by dolls' house and boys play in the sandpit. Various shots of the children, and the toddlers in their playpen. M/S of them sat around table. Various shots as babies sleep. Dark shot of toddlers sleeping indoors. M/S of toddler going down a slide, M/S of two others on a seesaw. Various shots of toy bus, wheelbarrow and rocking horse. M/S of the three local wardens who make the toys. M/S of girls playing with dolls. C/U of a baby. M/S of little girl brushing her teeth. M/S as they go for a walk. Various shots as they leave with their mothers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1566.01
    Media URN:
    50255
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:28:00 / 01:02:35:00
    Canister:
    NSP 384

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