• Short Summary

    20,000 members of the Building Employers Union enlist as Air Raid Wardens in Chicago.

  • Description

    Titles read: "WARDENS' MASS ENLISTMENT" (Dublin issue).

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

    In a large hall we see 20,000 members of the Building Employers Union enlisting as Air Raid Wardens at the same time. The Mayor of Chicago administers the Oath of Office and the large crowd responds, holding up their hands (oath is not heard).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1314.20
    Media URN:
    43525
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:44:00 / 01:50:25:00
    Canister:
    42/5 (Dublin)

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