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  • Short Summary

    Troops and ships make preparations in Shanghai.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Latest pictures from the Shanghai Front. Northern Army seize merchant vessels to rush reinforcements to stem the tide of advancing Cantonese Red Army. "

    Shanghai, China

    M/S warship in harbour, panning shot of soldiers on deck. M/S people crowded on the shore by the Yangste River.
    Intertitles read: " Warships of 6 nations stand sentinel in the River Yangtse to protect their nationals."
    M/S various military ships and a submarine.
    Intertitles read: " Meanwhile, barricades, but "business as usual"."
    M/S of twisted metal and barbed wire barricades, with Chinese people move about, carrying on their daily business.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    672.34
    Media URN:
    33106
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:31:00 / 01:53:31:00
    Canister:
    G 1380

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