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  • Short Summary

    Footage of parade in American city.

  • Description

    The Liberty Bell loan. United States of America (USA).

    World War One; home front; parade in a large American city; maybe Philadelphia on account of the Liberty Bell theme & shot. USA fundraising for war loans; with Liberty Bell Loan Parade. Opens with shot from skyscraper looking down at major military parade; pan up; looking on down the street. Pan across rally in park. A big model of Liberty Bell; at the end of an open aisle flanked by soldiers and sailors; some people are walking down aisle from bell. A large flag is carried toward the big bell model. DS Pan over crowd - great shot of masses of people all swarming together; trying to move in different directions. CU of the real Liberty Bell.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:27:00 / 01:27:10:00
    ON 091 A

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