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  • Short Summary

    Great footage of crowds on the streets of Paris on Armistice Day, 1918.

  • Description

    Peace Day - Armistice Day in Paris, France, 11 November 1918. (End of First World War.)

    Crowds in streets; shot from balcony. Some of the people are just wandering around in street, probably in a daze. Trucks with many people riding on top. Crowd outside Folies Bergere waving at camera; some jumping up and down; French & American soldiers in crowd; lots of cheering people piled on roofs of vehicles; various flags.

    Joyous celebration. Peace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2362.12
    Media URN:
    75918
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:55:00 / 01:38:53:00
    Canister:
    ON 253 A 2

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