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    Oklahoma, United States of America (aka USA).

    Title: "AFTER THE TORNADO PASSED. Whole town blown flat to the ground in a few minutes and many killed and injured".

    M/S of a half-collapsed wooden house that has been blown off its foundations - very Wizard of Oz! M/S of people trying retrieve furniture and belongings from the debris of a demolished house. Panning shot of a school - the top story is completely missing, all the windows have been blown in. Panning shot of people picking through mangled wreckage and uprooted trees.

    Intertitle: " ... our little week-end gale caused great damage to tents and booths on race-course at Epsom".

    M/S of a wind damaged marquee - the canvas has been blown off the wooden frames.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24372
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    338.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:38:00 / 01:52:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1081
    Sort Number:
    G 1081
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    Science & Technology
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    Wizard of Oz American Tornado
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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