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  • Short Summary

    Cantonese troops arrive in Shanghai.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Latest pictures from Shanghai. Victorious Cantonese-after months of fighting-enter Shanghai."

    Shanghai, China

    Chinese men walk towards camera holding large bundles and flags with suns on them. Intertitle reads: "Refugees from Yangtze Cities fleeing before advancing army pour into city." Western people, including women and children, climb down steep steps from a boat.
    Some carry large bundles. A woman greets another with a kiss.

    Intertitle reads: "Troops of all Nations co-operate in guarding the city settlement."
    Armoured cars move about in a large square. Barbed wire barricades stop traffic passing. The locals look on. M/S guards on a bridge. M/S from bridge looking down river with boats and barricades in view.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    680.03
    Media URN:
    32895
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:51:00 / 01:04:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1393

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