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    Women stacking bricks in street.

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    Women paving way to victory. Location of events unknown.

    Women Paving the Road to Victory. Women war workers (not sure what group; but all wearing identical long coarse work dresses/coats) picking up bricks from street. Cleaning up after bombing. Shot of 1 woman tossing a brick to another; who turns and passes it on; assembly line style; more bricks in street, little boy stands on sidewalk watching intently; man walks past;iron fence w/ lots of bushes & trees in BG. Another shot of several women in st.; putting bricks in a wheelbarrow; or passing them to a truck (a man on back of truck or cart. One woman waiting for another to toss a brick; claps her hands like in a game. They do seem to be having fun. Homefront.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:29:00 / 01:53:43:00
    ON 214 A

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