• Short Summary

    American ship SS Orleans traverses the German blockade and arrives in Bordeaux, crowds in street

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Blockade Runner

    FRANCE: Bordeaux:
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    FRANCE, BORDEAUX

    Video Roll Title: Blockade runner: 72ft Issue sheet title: THE BLOCKADE RUNNER. DEFYING THE HUN SUBMARINE PIRATES, THE SS ORLEANS ARRIVES SAFELY AT BORDEAUX.

    AMERICAN FLEET NAVY TRANSPORT: Transport for Philadel.

    S.S. "Orleans" arrives at Bordeaux.

    Title: THE BLOCKADE RUNNER. Defying the Hun submarine pirates, the S.S.

    (8ft)


    GV Liner S.S. "Orleans" being guided into port by tug

    (24ft)


    SCU PAN liner

    (36ft)


    GV Crowds on quay

    (41ft)


    SV French officials walking up gangway on to ship

    (47ft)


    SV Captain Allen Tucker on deck of ship (2 shots

    (61ft)


    TOP VIEW LV Massed crowds in street

    (72ft)


    Title: (original library entry: S.S. "Orleans" arrives at Bordeaux, American steamer runs the blockade of German "U" boats. Captains Allen Tucker, who was in common)


    GV crowd in streets - square and general movement of crowd (large advertising sign for PIGIER classes on building)


    LV steamship in harbour, decorated with garlands, INSIDE SHIP: naval officer and crew members in B.G.", Captain Tucker holding bouquet of flowers, bowing and moving away.


    American Steamer runs the blockade of latest German "U" Boat outrages


    Captain Allen Tucker


    Ships and Boats, France, Personalities - Miscellaneous

    boat, ship, tugboat, harbor, harbour, liner, crowds, city street, World War I, World War 1, WWI, First World War, The Great War, war, US Navy, USN, merchantman, merchantmen, Merchant Marine
    Background: American ship SS Orleans traverses the German blockade and arrives in Bordeaux, crowds in street

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1CZAXQ96TLLCVG479Q381OSUF
    Media URN:
    VLVA1CZAXQ96TLLCVG479Q381OSUF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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