• Short Summary

    Women traffic police in California are sworn in and seen at work in their white capes.

  • Description

    Titles read: "WOMEN TRAFFIC COPS" (Dublin issue).

    Oakland, California, United States of America.

    Several shots of 500 women of all ages being sworn in as traffic cops on the steps of a large building. They wear white capes and natty forage hats. A policeman stands before them and they all raise their hands as they take the oath. Various shots of the women traffic cops at work in busy Californian streets. They have dark trousers and jackets beneath the capes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1322.17
    Media URN:
    43747
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:56:00 / 01:27:40:00
    Canister:
    42/26 Dublin

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