• Short Summary

    Chinese people pull rickshaws through the 'Chinese Village' area of San Francisco.

  • Description

    Titles read: "RICKSHAW WHOOPEE!"

    San Francisco, California, United States of America.

    Various shots of a rickshaw race through the streets of San Francisco. The race starts in the 'Chinese Village' area of the city and all the rickshaws are pulled by native Chinese people. When the race reaches the steps of a bridge or monument, the passengers get out and help push the rickshaws up, then get back in to come down the steps the other side. Small groups of people watch the rickshaws go by.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1198.12
    Media URN:
    41438
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:57:00 / 01:22:03:00
    Canister:
    PT 514

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