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  • Short Summary

    Zoo has new display showing how poultry can be profitable and their first woman zookeeper.

  • Description

    Zoo's First Woman Keeper - the zoo has started poultry-keeping to show how a few fowls can be made to pay - 1916.

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    Zoo has new display showing how poultry can be profitable. Also they have their first woman zookeeper. Shot of the woman keeper and a young male assistant feeding chickens. CU woman tossing grain in chicken coop. Then the woman and boy gather eggs. CU same: woman putting eggs into a big basket - putting all her eggs into one basket.

    Farming; food; war work; agriculture; animals.

    370A

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1860.50
    Media URN:
    71426
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:45:00 / 01:57:51:00
    Canister:
    ON 036 H

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