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  • Short Summary

    Canadian lumberjacks are sent to England to help in the war effort. No soundtrack.

  • Description

    Lumberjacks in England.

    M/S as lumberjacks from Canada and Newfoundland walk along in a big group. C/U axe head. Various good shots as they chop and saw the trees as well as sharpening the blades. Various shots of trees falling. They turn a branch over with special tools. The lumberjacks were sent over to England to help with the British war effort. Various shots of them seated around in the forest, eating bread, drinking, and smoking their pipes.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1284.22
    Media URN:
    42820
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1940
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:30:00 / 01:39:28:00
    Canister:
    NSP 201

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