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  • Short Summary

    Kentucky continues to suffer from raging floods.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "5,000 square miles flooded. When swollen Mississippi bursts its banks, hundreds were drowned and over 100,000 rendered homeless."

    Kentucky,

    M/S of town streets with flood water up to the windows and with a high board walk seen just above the water level. People walk along planks to move from building to building. Others row down the street. Men move sandbags at the river bank. M/S river, and a long shot of a flooded industrial area. House can be seen with only it's roof showing above the raging water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    680.06
    Media URN:
    32898
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:10:00 / 01:08:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1393

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