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  • Short Summary

    Crowds turn out for rally for safeguarding the lace trade.

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    March and rally for safeguarding lace trade. Location of event unknown.

    Labour unions. Textile industry. Trade union march and rally advocating safeguarding (protective tariffs) for the lace trade; c. 1920s. Various shots of orderly procession down the street. Women & men walk; some carrying banners such as Save the Lace Trade; If Safeguarding Goes; Work Goes; etc.; many of the banners are made of lace; & some of them have no words at all; just patterned lace held up as a symbol. Rally at Hyde Park. Various shots of crowd at huge demonstration; w/ banners rising above heads. Commerce; economics.

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    Film ID:
    2398.02
    Media URN:
    76359
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:36:00 / 01:04:41:00
    Canister:
    ON 306 D

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