Floridians Travel to Europe, 1920s

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  • 1920s

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  • 14:15; B&W; Silent

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  • This home movie footage captures scenes of European travel in the 1920s. It opens on the deck of a cruise ship, and includes footage of the various leisure activities (shuffleboard, skeet shooting, and smoking) happening aboard. The film then transitions into daily life in 1920s Oxford, England, and includes shots of students congregating on the campus of All Souls College. Various street scenes of 1920s London are also recorded, including footage of a lively cricket match, Big Ben clock tower, as well as Reading, Henley, High Wycombe, Faringdon, and Witney street signs. Additional travel scenes include areas around Zurich Switzerland and Munich Germany with footage of the Glockenspiel clock tower.

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