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  • Short Summary

    Images from Seoul of young people doing regimented athletic exercises.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Westernising the East - Young Koreans eagerly taking up athletics. These are the first pictures taken in Korea - sometimes called Asia's Hermit Kingdom. Seoul.

    L/S as children walk along in lines all waving their flags. M/S of them marching in unison. M/S as they do bending and stretching exercises in a regimented fashion. They also wave their flags wildly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    294.33
    Media URN:
    23804
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:00:00 / 01:42:42:00
    Canister:
    G 943

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