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    Material relating to newsreel story "Shadow Over Kenya" - 54/6.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Shadow Over Kenya" - 54/6.

    Lots of cuts exist for this story - 8 separate reels. Some very good material which was not used in cut story. See other records.

    Native workers working in foundry and at lathes for East African railways. Good shots of African men being taught by white overseers. Native workers leaving foundry. Workers cooking their meals on primitive stoves. Women being taught to cook and sew at "Jeane's school". Outdoor lessons - good shot of a blackboard with recipe for a pudding written out on it. Women model dresses made for themselves - nice stuff. Children at school, playing a game outdoors - dancing in a circle. Woman hangs out washing. Young girls knitting and sewing in open air. Some make raffia slippers. Girls at sewing machines.

    GV. Dam and Valley. Native workers on site construction of Dam.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:06:03:00
    54/6 K (Selected Originals)

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