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    Item title reads - Another gigantic flood disaster in South America. Thousands imperilled and huge damage as swollen rivers Atlanta and Mississippi burst their banks. Alabama.

    L/S of the scene from above, everything is partially under water including houses and trees, the aeroplane flies overhead to show more similar scenes plus people stood at the side of the water. Various shots of houses under water taken from a railway track.

    Intertitle - 'Feathered "Orphans of the storm!" Two hens sit amidst the flood on bits of wood.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35723
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    784.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:31:00 / 01:33:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1594
    Sort Number:
    G 1594
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Great Flood 2 Great Flood Mississippi River
  • Stills

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

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