16mm film negative Black & White Sound 1939 15:40
Summary: Film showing the life of children at various evacuation homes. Includes shots of children with gas masks.
Title number: 10745
Description: Evacuation homes. Horham Hall; staff and children in the garden. Euston hall; large group of boys; swing; seesaw; young boys carrying gas masks; older boys clear land ready for ploughing. Birch Hall; staff and toddlers walk by a lake; carrying gas masks. Wretham Hall; out for a walk carrying gas masks; building a hayrick. Langford Grove; nurses and babies; older girls with gas masks; gas mask drill; wearing gas masks. Pampisford Hall; boys playing games on the lawn; tending the garden. Fornham House; boys with gift of wellington boots; carrying gas masks; staff serving food; mealtime exterior; hair cut. Great Saxham Hall; boys playiing cricket.