• Short Summary

    Transport strike in Philadelphia & newspapers strike in New York.

  • Description

    Philadelphia & New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'The Strike Picture Reports From Philadelphia, New York'.

    BGV. Section of Philadelphia from a very high building. Various shots of busy street in Philadelphia. MS. Pickets patrol transport depot. GV. Idle buses in garage. MS. Sign 'Station Closed'. Various shots of deserted railway stations. GV. Idle train depot. MS. Large section of people in tube station during rush hour. MS. People coming up the escalator. MS. Guard letting people through barrier on to tube platform. MS. At a bus stop, on busy street. MS. Cars moving out of town on a busy highway. MS. People hitchhiking. GV. Line of taxis in a rank. MS. Some people run out of store and jump into a taxi.

    Various shots of the pickets patrol outside New York printing firm during the newspapers strike. Various shots of the offices of the newspaper firms with deserted desks.


    Date found in the old record - 26/01/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:10:00 / 01:34:43:00
    UN 3720 F

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