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Views of Halifax 1905

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Views of Halifax 1905

United Kingdom

This film starts out as a slice-of-life street view before stopping to appreciate a large-scale procession headed by a brass band, a large number of women and girls wearing elaborate hats and, finally, men and boys. The purpose of the procession is unclear: it's less overtly religious than other Halifax processions, although the word 'CHOIR' can be glimpsed on one of the fluttering banners.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Street scenes Parades and Marches Brass bands Halifax

Collection

Street Life

Released

1905

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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