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  • Short Summary

    Women mechanics at work in garage in USA.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    World War One - women mechanics at work in garage. Opens with shot of group of women sitting on and around an car, listening to a man speak to them. Women are dressed in work clothes- boiler suits, trousers and caps.

    Panning shot several women all working on frame of a car, performing various tasks (looks like they may be assembling the whole car, maybe as an educational assignment). A male instructor talking to woman. CU woman connecting wires under the bonnet. Man in suit comes over to supervise. CU another woman worker lying on her back underneath the car. CU 2 women fitting a tyre, another man squats down to help out.

    American, homefront, industry, garage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2354.13
    Media URN:
    75844
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:26:00 / 01:10:13:00
    Canister:
    ON 237 O

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