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  • Short Summary

    Mercantile marine delegates urge claims for compensation for victims of U-boat piracy.

  • Description

    Off to the peace conference. Folkestone, England.

    Mercantile Marine Delegates who will urge claims for compensation for victims of U-boat piracy. Shot of group of men in topcoats; hats; standing on the dock in Folkestone; England; ready to sail for France. They take off their hats. Brief shots of men walking on dock; standing on boat. Steamship approaching; slowly passing left to right; men on deck; pan rt from stern-- a small rowboat in water below. Group of various military men stand on deck; then all walk toward camera. (Also non uniformed men -- the delegates?)

    World War One, Peace conference.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1906.12
    Media URN:
    72901
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1919
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:25:00 / 01:22:43:00
    Canister:
    ON 121 B

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