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  • Description

    Full title reads: "SPRING FURY IN AMERICA".

    United States of America (USA) & London, Ontario, Canada.

    Various shots of the wild sea at Atlantic coast of America.

    Ohio river flooded Pittsburgh and surrounded countryside. Flooded streets, cars driving through water, people walking over 'gangplanks' etc.

    Various shots of the flooded streets and countryside. People in houses gathering their belongings and moving them upstairs. Various shots of the flooded countryside. Washington D.C. - bridge with water almost going over it. Wall of sandbags in the city centre - protecting the monuments. Several shots of the flooded walks in Washington' parks.

    Virginia - Various shots of the raging river and flooded country and town areas.

    London Ontario - several shots of flooded town and countryside.

    There is no mention of this item in the original paperwork for this issue. It may belong to another issue.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13596
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    927.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:46:00 / 01:23:34:00
    Canister:
    37/56
    Sort Number:
    37/056
  • Stills

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

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