Nationwide Tornado AKA Us Tornado 1953

Star Item

Description

Flint, Michigan.

Documentation states more than 100 people killed, property damage running into millions.

LS GV pan devastation.

Cleveland, Ohio.

GV of devastated area showing wooden houses completely dismantled. GV householders returning to their shattered houses.

Worcester,...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Agnew
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
67598
Sort Number:
UN 2534 B
Time in/Out:
01:34:23:00 / 01:36:18:00
Canister:
UN 2534 B
Film ID:
2492.14
Issue Date:

Appears in...

Collections
Newsreels
Categories
Religion & Politics Science & Technology
WorkSpaces
Power of Nature

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.
yardstare
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.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Flood Debris

Flood Debris

Terrible floods create havoc all over parts of the United States.

Flood Debris

Flood Debris

American towns and cities suffer from awful floods.

U.S. Floods U.S. Strike & U.S. Floods - Cuts

U.S. Floods U.S. Strike & U.S. Floods - Cuts

US automobile industry strike & cuts for the story "U.S. Floods" - 37/8.

Arkansas Tornado

Arkansas Tornado

A tornado hits Warren, Arkansas, United States of America

Floods In America

Floods In America

Severe flooding in Cleveland, USA.

Tornado Hits German Town

Tornado Hits German Town

Tremendous damage caused to houses, flats and cars after freak tornado had struck Pforzheim.

... In A Few Seconds Of Time

... In A Few Seconds Of Time

A tornado smashes a through homes in Dayton, Ohio.

90 Mile An Hour

90 Mile An Hour

Gale force winds cause havoc in Michigan in the United States of America.

After Earthquake And Tornado

After Earthquake And Tornado

Crowds attend the reopening of Miami racecourse after earthquake and tornado in Florida.

Aftermath Of Michigan Tornado

Aftermath Of Michigan Tornado

Devastation to boats, holiday homes, cars and trees.

Aftermath Of Topeka Killer Tornado AKA Topeka Tornado

Aftermath Of Topeka Killer Tornado AKA Topeka Tornado

Good shots of complete devastation, flattened houses, torn trees and wrecked cars.

Anglo-American Vintage Car Rally

Anglo-American Vintage Car Rally

The Anglo-American Vintage Car Rally. Eight days - Edinburgh to Goodwood.

Britain's Flying Ace

Britain's Flying Ace

British flier Atcherley demonstrates 'Crazy Flying' - it looks like he's trying to break his plane.

Cleveland Show And Air Race

Cleveland Show And Air Race

US Army Air Force planes take part in the Cleveland Air Races.

Damage After Florida Tornado AKA Tornado Damage

Damage After Florida Tornado AKA Tornado Damage

People pick over the remains of their wrecked homes after tornadoes.

Dry Spell -  Crops Hit In North East America

Dry Spell - Crops Hit In North East America

A drought affects crops in North East America.

News From America

News From America

Flood across America & Pan Am building in New York opened.

News In A Nutshell

News In A Nutshell

News in a Nutshell - hurricane damage in America, Amateur Open Golf Championship, train crash in Lourdes, pilots in Portsmouth, Sarah Churchill in New York, and Princess Mary opening Girls' Grammar School in Bradford.

News In A Nutshell London Without Busses, Boys Camp In Germany, Pets Corner Opened At London Zoo, Stamps Of New Reign For The Coronation, Demolition Of Penyrheol Viaduct, H.F. Broadbent Breaks Record For Solo Flight From Australia, H.L. Brook Creates New Cape & Back Record, Sideways Launch On River Danube, HMS Indus Arrives In Thames, Glasgow Boys Brigade, Genoa - Roller Skating, Michigan Strike, International Football In Germany, New Road At Stockton

News In A Nutshell London Without Busses, Boys Camp In Germany, Pets Corner Opened At London Zoo, Stamps Of New Reign For The Coronation, Demolition Of Penyrheol Viaduct, H.F. Broadbent Breaks Record For Solo Flight From Australia, H.L. Brook Creates New Cape & Back Record, Sideways Launch On River Danube, HMS Indus Arrives In Thames, Glasgow Boys Brigade, Genoa - Roller Skating, Michigan Strike, International Football In Germany, New Road At Stockton

Roundup of the latest world's news

River Runs Riot

River Runs Riot

The River Severn floods Worcester and surrounding areas, and ducklings have bath in Holland.

Sea And Rail Disasters Dublin Issue

Sea And Rail Disasters Dublin Issue

Colliers runs aground and train crashes into Ohio River, both accidents are in USA.

See A Tornado ... In Safety!

See A Tornado ... In Safety!

A tornado causes havoc in Cuba.

Spring Floods Hit America

Spring Floods Hit America

Spring floods at vast areas of Ohio, Kentucky and Cincinnati.

Spring Fury In America

Spring Fury In America

Spring floods fury across America.

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.
10MoreTragedies
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.
dancingqueen
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. 
Philip
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.
Vertigo
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.
Buchenwald
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.
Himmler