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  • Short Summary

    The plight of Greek refugees escaping from Turkish rule in Thrace is shown here.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Out of the land of bondage". Poignant pictures that illustrate tragedy of Greek exodus from Turkish rule in Thrace.

    L/S of long line of escaping refugees in oxen and wagons. M/S of wagons and people walking. M/S of family eating from a single bowl. M/S of old couple, the man is talking. L/S of a temporary tent city. M/S of two women squatting near a boy resting on the ground with a pillow and sheets. L/S of a line of people outside a building. M/S of women receiving bread and a tall man standing by and helping them. M/S of women and boys pushing each other to hold up metal cans at a barred window. Man inside window ladles out soup or milk.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    294.36
    Media URN:
    23807
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:36:00 / 01:46:04:00
    Canister:
    G 945

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