Detail

Title ID 3091Collection ID798
TitleSweden August 1938
DateAugust 1938
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeLeisure
KeywordsBoats Canals Holidays Lakes Landscape Leisure Time Activities Rural Areas Ships Tourism Transport
Location
LocalJönköping Stockholm
NationalSweden Europe
Credits
ProductionA Pekoe Picture
CameraCaptain C.R. Peckitt
Format16mm Mixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration12 min. 35 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Captain C. R. Peckitt of the Royal Sussex Regiment records a family holiday to Sweden just prior to the outbreak of the Second World War. The holidaymakers visit Stockholm, go sailing on a yacht, traverse the locks on a canal on a steamer, and stop at Jönköping before returning home on the S.S. Britannia.