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  • Description

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    Millions dollars worth of grain and many buildings are destroyed in one of the worst ever fires in Chicago. LV. Building on fire, firemen playing hoses. GV. Hoses being directed into the fire, with one lone fireman by a ladder working hose. LV. The conflagration. GV. The fire, with flames leaping from a room of the building. GV. The fire, with busy firemen milling about. GV. The building with hoses playing rather ineffectively on the flames (two shots). SV. Lone fireman up a ladder. LV. Building almost totally engulfed. GV. Building, with hoses playing from the side.

    (F.G.) (Orig.M.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32532
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    631.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:15:00 / 01:27:55:00
    Canister:
    57/10
    Sort Number:
    57/010
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Chicago, 1940s, 50s & 60s
  • Stills

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

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