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  • Short Summary

    On munitions, children are cared for at creches run by welfare department of Ministry of Munitions

  • Description

    While mother works. Location of events unknown.

    World war one; children; home front; war work. Day-care provided for children of women munitions workers. The kids are cared for at government sponsored nurseries while their mothers work. Women carrying small children up to the door of building; where a nurse meets them; takes children. Shot of group of nurses and women in street clothes; holding babies. CU nurse holding baby; trying to get baby to smile; which she finally does.

    (G 412 A)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1862.38
    Media URN:
    71356
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:54:00 / 01:43:32:00
    Canister:
    ON 039 K

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