Film: 3419

Industry + Work | 1960 | Sound | B/W


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Traces the the development of the Trade union movement. The rise of the unions in the 1880's then the Great Depression and the London Dock Strike of 1889. The violent strikes of 1910 to 1914. Industrial unrest. The general strike of 1926 and the grim atmosphere of the 1930's. Labour's election victory in 1945.

This film is incomplete. There is approximately 8 minutes 53 seconds missing at the end. Copies A and B are complete.

For full synopsis, see film no. 14254.

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