Argentine Record Floods 1958

Star Item


Full title reads: "Argentine Record Floods".

Argentina. 100,000 people are made homeless.

GV Flood water of Rio de La Plata. GV Waves lapping against trees.

GV Flooded street with floating debris. GV Waves coming towards camera.

GV Flood water with wave coming towards...



Black & White
Media URN:
Sort Number:
Time in/Out:
01:29:23:00 / 01:30:28:00
Film ID:
Issue Date:

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Al Capone's

Al Capone's "Killer" Car

Various special features of the gangsters own car are demonstrated to an English audience.

Girls And Boys Come Out To  ... Ski!

Girls And Boys Come Out To ... Ski!

Children in Chamonix go off for their ski-ing lessons.

GHQ Fire Army

GHQ Fire Army

A look inside London Fire Brigade's control room in Lambeth.

New British Speedboat

New British Speedboat

Speed boat on trials off the court of Poole, Dorset.

The King Wins

The King Wins

King George V wins the chief event of Southend yachting week in his yacht 'Britannia'.

The Shortest Parliament Ever Held

The Shortest Parliament Ever Held

King Fouad of Egypt presides over a one day session of his parliament.

Real Eggs Before And After

Real Eggs Before And After

Eggs are turned into dried powder form at a factory.

The Sea In Fury

The Sea In Fury

A U.S. battleship takes the brunt of a summer storm which causes its deck to be flooded.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.