• Short Summary

    Austrian and German refugees take part in an Americanisation programme at a Quaker camp.

  • Description

    Titles read: "HAVEN - QUAKERS ESTABLISH NY REFUGEE FARM".

    New York, United States of America.

    At West Park American Friends Service Committee we see several shots of Austrian and German refugees of various ages sitting on steps and chairs outside a building and learning about the American way of life in 'Americanisation Classes'. Adults and children work together in picking fruit and vegetables in fields on the Quaker camp. Commentator says the programme is designed to re-establish the refugees socially and spiritually. Several shots of young people diving into a lake and swimming about.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    981.14
    Media URN:
    18019
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:38:00 / 01:15:27:00
    Canister:
    38/74

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