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Recovery activities sponsored by the Economic Cooperation Administration

Film | Accession Number: 2003.213 | RG Number: RG-60.7130 | Film ID: 3064

The Economic Cooperation Administration (ECA) was a U.S. government agency set up in 1948 to administer the European recovery program (Marshall Plan). EXT man on a horse-drawn mower in a field. Men clear grass by hand with scythes. Farm building and truck. Women hoeing. CU women stop to talk. Men load hay onto a truck. Truck drives away. Courtyard with men moving large sacks. Men and women work on farm machinery and bag grain. (04:09) Slate reads “DAY 3 EXT 1 ECA.” CU root vegetables. Three horses pull a cart full of root vegetables as a man walks alongside. Truck dumpsload of root vegetables. Farm machinery and truck in field, harvesting. CU “CATERPILLAR” on side of tractor. More slates and different farming machinery. LS tractor in a field with farm buildings behind it. Silhouette of farm machinery at sunset.


Duration
00:08:33
Date
Event:  circa 1948-1950
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Julien Bryan Archive
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-22 13:11:36
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