• Short Summary

    The ninth hurricane of the 1945 tropical storm season slammed north up the Florida peninsula and lashed both coasts with 143 mile-per-hour winds, destroying Miami homes and businesses, and causing fires at a furniture factory and nearby Richmond Naval Air Base

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Hurricane Sweeps Florida

    USA: Florida: Various:
    EXT

    AMERICA. FLORIDA swept by hurricane. Sea rough, palms being battered, C.U. of top of palm. Driving rain. Shots of destruction in Miami. Fire raging during storm.


    BROOKE, Sir Alan. Generals Conference at Sandhurst.


    HURRICANE also "TORNADO" "CYCLONES" Florida Hurricane.


    Gen. SIR (GOV. MALTA) LAYCOCK, ROBERT & Mrs (Nee Angela Dudley Ward.) At Generals Conference at Sandhurst.


    MIAMI. U.S.A. Hurricane in Miami.


    SANDHURST. Army Leaders meet at Sandhurst for joint Conference. Shots of, Monty, Sir Allen Brooke, & Gen. Laycock. Shot of conference.


    Weather; Disasters and Accidents; United States of America

    hurricane, storm, tropical, fire, blaze, flame, destruction, disaster, wind, rain
    Background: The ninth hurricane of the 1945 tropical storm season slammed north up the Florida peninsula and lashed both coasts with 143 mile-per-hour winds, destroying Miami homes and businesses, and causing fires at a furniture factory and nearby Richmond Naval Air Base

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9WBJQEUCZUNQKN73YES8IV5EB
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WBJQEUCZUNQKN73YES8IV5EB
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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