• Short Summary

    Nissen huts are built to help with the housing problem in the Ruhr region of Germany.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Full title reads: "Zum Wohnproblem Im Ruhrgebiet". German voiceovered Newsreel.

    Ruhr Area, Germany.

    VS John Burns Hynd, Director of the British Control office for Germany and Austria, watching houses being constructed in the Dortmund Area of Germany, for miners' families.

    CU Hynd chatting to the miners.

    VS damaged buildings being repaired.

    LS Nissen huts being put together.

    CU the cosy, furnished rooms inside the huts.

    LS A Nissen hut estate.

    (Neg & Combined.) Material dates from around February 1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2130.01
    Media URN:
    63441
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 1634 A

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