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    Item title reads: "Like A Giant Bellows - flames fanned by a terrific gale - completely gut large area in a few minutes, despite desperate efforts of Fire Fighters."

    New York

    Various shots of a fire blazing at night. It could be any kind of structure. A window frame burns, silhouetted against the flames.
    Reconstructed intertitles read: "flamed by stiff wind off the harbour, the fire spread at great speed" "Tar paper and wooden structures are reduced to tangled debris"
    Panning shot of aftermath with broken crumpled corrugated sheets and rubble.

    Note: The item title frames are missing from the transferred story.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26547
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    666.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:48:00 / 01:29:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1364
    Sort Number:
    G 1364
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    Religion & Politics
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    Temporary workspace: 23.2.2010 19:56
  • Stills

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

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