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Collection Wallis / Collingridge

Summary

A collection of travelogue films from a 1930s female amateur film-making duo - Maud Wallis and Ruth Collingridge. The pair captured a series of travelogues and cultural anthropological scenes in around the world and across the United Kingdom.

Collection ID1183Reference codeES 101213
TitleWallis / Collingridge
Dates1920s - 1940s
ProductionMaud Wallis and Ruth Collingridge
MaterialsFILM 16mm
Access statusContact Screen Archive South East for details

Description

A collection of travelogue films from a 1930s female amateur film-making duo - Maud Wallis and Ruth Collingridge. The pair captured a series of travelogues and cultural anthropological scenes in Australia, Austria, Bali, France, New Zealand and across the United Kingdom. Trips around the UK show Royal Windsor in Berkshire; the North Devon coast at Bideford, Ilfracombe and the historic village of Clovelly; rural village scenes from Dunster in Somerset and in Braemar in Scotland, for a Royal visit to the Royal Highland Games in 1933. The collection also includes film of the 1933 voyage by Lord and Lady Baden-Powell around the Baltic, on the SS Calgaric, for the Scout and Guide ‘Argosy of Peace’.

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