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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material.

    Title reads: "After the floods in the United States".

    Potomac River, West Virginia, nr Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots flooded river, men work to rebuild burst banks. C/U President Franklin D Roosevelt (FDR). Various shots men loading plane with supplies. Plane takes off. Aerial shot flooded landscape. Plane drops supplies onto dry land.

    Various shots people clearing sludge from street with spades, pumps sluice water from road. Various shots people salvaging furniture and belongings from flood damaged houses and shops; sodden banknotes are salvaged from till, barbers chairs covered in mud, woman cleans sewing machine. Various shots men digging car out of mud.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    62056
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1986.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:01:00 / 01:23:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 1121 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 1121 B
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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