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Swansea Reconstruction
Swansea Reconstruction

Swansea Reconstruction 1950

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Swansea Reconstruction 1950

22 mins United Kingdom

Photos of Swansea before and after the blitz are shown, which would make anyone wonder how life could ever be the same again for the inhabitants of the city. But wonderful things can happen when communities come together and everyone helps each other. The city was rebuilt from the rubble, and people are seen working hard to make Swansea what it used to be with a modern twist.

National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales preserves and celebrates the sound and moving image heritage of Wales, making it accessible to a wide range of users for enjoyment and learning. Its film collection reflects every aspect of the nation’s social, cultural and working life across the 20th century, giving a fascinating insight into Welsh filmmaking, both amateur and professional

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