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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of gymnasts practising on the deck of a liner, performing a movement sequence, cartwheels and jumping and diving over a box.

  • Description

    New York City, United States of America / USA

    LS High shot of Swedish girl gymnasts at work on deck of the liner Gripsholm in last minute rehearsals before entering New York for their nation-wide tour (part of the Swedish Pioneer Centennial celebrations). MS and CU Girls practising gymnastics. CU. Elderly instructress, Mrs Maja Carlquist. MS Girls doing cartwheels. MS Doing exercises. MS Girls doing agility exercises on a box (3 angles). MS Another exercise, the long dive over the box. (2 shots).

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork, reads: 18/5/48.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2439.03
    Media URN:
    76905
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:04:00 / 01:03:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 1940 B

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