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  • Description

    Titles read: "SAND BAGGING IN USA" (Dublin issue).

    San Francisco, California, United States of America.

    Various shots of sand being excavated by a bulldozer around the coast of San Francisco.

    M/S of a notice reading "Italian Blood Is In Some Of Our Veins But America Is In Our Hearts - We Have Enlisted For The Duration - God Bless America - Scavenger Protective Association - Sunset Scavenger Co.".

    Men, women and children help to load the sand into sandbags. We see buildings in San Francisco city with huge piles of sandbags piled up outside.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43515
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1314.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:12:00 / 01:21:50:00
    Canister:
    42/2 (Dublin)
    Sort Number:
    42/002
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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