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Train travel in southeastern Poland 1936

Film | Accession Number: 2003.214 | RG Number: RG-60.4124 | Film ID: 3007

TRIMS featuring a train that has stopped at an unknown station in Poland, the train picks up several passengers: men, women, and children, and continues along the tracks slowly out of the station. CUs of passengers in the train cars, LS of a conductor at the edge of the train platform monitoring the loading and unloading of passengers. There are two trims that feature signs along the platform which could aid in identification of the exact location, but they are in the BG of the shot, and not completely legible. The first trims shows a MS of the train, attached to electric cables pulling into the station, passengers wait with paper wrapped bundles under their arms. A row of tall buildings is visible in the BG, it seems to be a busy business/downtown area in this unidentified locale.

Genre
Outtake
Duration
00:00:19
Event Date
1936
Locale
Poland
Katowice, Poland
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Outtakes.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Julien Bryan Archive
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:31
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