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Visiting prewar Athens

Film | Accession Number: 2017.323 | RG Number: RG-60.0141 | Film ID: 4268
Image

[Problem with film scanning at head of film reel, likely due to shrinkage or broken splice] MS, friends. They bid farewell at a train station. Large group of young children elders. A friend on a busy city street in Athens tips his hat to the camera. Cars in the BG. Sam H. Elias in dark suit walks in a paved garden, waving at the camera. His friend returns, sitting against a flowerbed. MS, Sam Elias again, smoking by a statue. He walks up the steps of a columned government building in Athens. Three Greek soldiers walk by [film transfer problem, some shots repeat]. A sailor and two other men stand by a deer’s cage in the zoo.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:02:19
Event Date
1936?
Locale
Athens, Greece
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Martin Elias
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:28:45
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