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People and Leisure
peopleleisure.jpgIn this category we have included footage from sports as well as other footage showing people enjoying themselves and at leisure in their every day lives. Football is represented by a documentary on the history of Celtic and Ranger Clubs (The Big Clubs) as well as the historical 1953 game between England and Hungary showing Hungary’s victory. There’s female wrestling in London in the 60s and cricket footage from India.
Noted Eel and Pie Houses, by filmmaker David Furnham, records the historical development of  the first eel houses  brought to the capital by Dutch eel boats, as well as the tradesmen – the North London dynasty of the Cookes, the Nathans and the Harringtons of Tooting. Felix Greene’s One Man's China portrays the Chinese enjoying themselves, their sports, theatre and cinema programmes.
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Children play outside church

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Transporting soil and rocks

country of origin: China

Women and men dance by fire, band plays, singing, closups of faces, feet, fire

country of origin: Poland

Great Hall of the People lit up

country of origin: China

Big Four Summit in Geneva- John Foster Dallas, Harold Macmillian, Antoine Pinay, Vyacheslav Molotov

country of origin: United Kingdom

Seafront in Deal

country of origin: United Kingdom


country of origin: Germany

Our Happy Duke- HRH the Duke of York visits boys' camp

country of origin: United Kingdom

Family watches TV

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George Washington bridge

country of origin: United States

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