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HNL 1355 : WW I footage, cartoon & Versailles Peace Treaty

Tasmanian countryside - churches, Richmond bridge, VS rural landscape, . Good footage of woodcutters chopping down trees, transporting of timber, steam train through countryside, timber mill, pulp mill
Access No. 42697 | 1 min 23 secs | 1910s | Tas, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
2 WWI cartoons ÒCartoons of the MomentÓ. HMAS ÔSydney' shortly before sinking ÔEmden' in November 1914, taken from another ship in harbour, HMAS ÔMelbourne', Captain Glossop of HMAS ÔSydney' at wharf, War Memorial in Versailles, HA military march along the Champs Elysee & through the Arc de Triomphe, crowds on street, stills of fireworks. CU flipping through a book (could be signatures), Departure of allied delegates from Versailles after signing of Peace Treaty, (mute) Footage also appears on HNL 1033. Armistice. RAN
Access No. 123482 | 3 mins 30 secs | 1910s | Sydney, NSW, Australia; Paris, Versailles, France | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |