• Short Summary

    Dock workers strike at New York Harbour

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Strikes Paralyse U.S. Docks

    USA: New York: New York Harbour:
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    Helen Hayes Carrying her own luggage after return from Britain by New York Dock Strike


    MOTORING. American cars for Britain seen held up by New York dock


    NEW YORK New York harbour paralysed by strike of 15,000 dock workers. Cargoes held up - Marshal aid shipment lying on dock side. Passengers carrying their own luggage good pan shot of the waterfront & skyscrapers from air.


    SAN FRANCISCO Work held up by Dock strike. Good shot of docks


    STRIKES 15000 strikers paralysed New York Docks. 700 miles of silent waterfront. Marshal. aid shipment held up and cars for Europe. Passengers seen carrying their own luggage. Good shot of silent waterfront. San Francisco also held up by the strike


    Industrial Relations; United States of America

    industry, shipping, cargo, transport, travelers, travel, striking
    Background: Dock workers strike at New York Harbour

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE36MXXNZ33ZV75MIPC8FC5CW6
    Media URN:
    VLVAE36MXXNZ33ZV75MIPC8FC5CW6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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