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  • Short Summary

    Oxford Committee for Famine Relief receive donations.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    This is the second half of item "Refugee Story" - for first half of story please see *PM2726* (film id 2726.20).

    London.

    Various shots lorries delivering massive parcels and packages to Oxford Committee for Famine Relief London Depot. Men and women in white coats carry in the bundles. A woman brings a suitcase of her own donations and hands them to a man in a white coat.

    Various shots people sorting through bundles of clothing inside the depot. Clothes are pressed and packed into bails. Bails are stamped with names of various destinations: Hong Kong, Beirut, Seoul, Hamburg, Brussels, Berlin, Tunisia and Casablanca. Bails are loaded onto lorries which are seen driving off. CU surgical instruments. CU labels of milk powder.

    Oxford Committee for Famine Relief = Oxfam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2728.01
    Media URN:
    80378
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:03:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 3229 A

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