File 4 - The films of Ambrose Congdon

‘Field Events’ 26.6 Carnegie. ‘Gymnastics’ 7 Carnegie. ‘Running’ 10 Carnegie 9 Carnegie. 'Boxing and Judo' Carnegie 1936-37 ‘David’ 1. Festival of Youth in beige box ‘Original Swimming Scarborough 1937 Carnegie versus

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GB 2830 CG/4


The films of Ambrose Congdon


  • 1934 - 1937 (Creation)

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10 b+w cine film 16mm and 1 b+w cine film 8mm

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Films were converted to Digital Betacam and the more usable DV-CAM format in 2005.

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The original boxes were unfortunately lost, presumed destroyed, during the conversion process in 2005.

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ISAD(G), Second edition


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Archivist's note

Compiled by Keith Rowntree

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