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  • Description

    Avelino Province, Southern Italy.

    Cuts from story about the aftermath of a devastating earthquake which killed more than 2,000 people.

    Shots of women refugees crying as the breast feed their children. More shots of distraught people.

    Men clear rubble from ruined buildings.

    Men mainly in uniform remove stones and rubble from damaged building.

    Soldiers carry what may be a body / corpse in a sack. They are covering their noses from the smell.

    Pan across the devastated town. Lots of military trucks are parked in the foreground.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    6366
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    717.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:41:00 / 01:40:26:00
    Canister:
    30/17 Cuts
    Sort Number:
    30/017
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    Categories
    War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Italian Women
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Avelino" in text and tags should read Avellino.

    More footage of the tragedy is contained in clip 717.14.

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