Soissons Cathedral Ruins 1914-1918

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    Soissons Cathedral Ruins.


    Pan rt. on partial walls; tons of rubble inside in bombed building. Women walk past in FG. Pan on looking down st. to rt.; man walks off that way. LS more ruins; 3 men walk past; through the bricks in st.; building across st. says Palais de Justice. More men walk past in both directions; a boy w/ 2 dogs CU Woman & 2 men looking through rubble - man is holding a shoe - which sort of brings it down to the human level. Some good material.

    Destruction. World War One; war damage.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:21:00 / 01:06:20:00
    ON 177 H
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    ON 177 H
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    War & Revolution
    ON 177 WW1 Scenes of Devastation
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