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  • Short Summary

    Mayor La Guardia looks on as wheat is prepared for famine relief. America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Colorado, America (USA).

    Various shots of the Climax Grain Company. M/S as Mayor La Guardia of New York walks along with another man. Various shots of lorries full of wheat. M/S as one drives off, M/S men waiting. M/S as grain is tipped out from nozzle of suction pipe. Various shots Mayor La Guardia and other people watching. The mayor climbs up to look at wheat in truck. M/S as the Mayor puts up sign 'Mercy Wheat for the Starving'.

    Cataloguer's note: the date on the original record reads 13/6/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2092.14
    Media URN:
    62908
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:54:00 / 01:22:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 1459 J

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