• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Fire destroys great Paris store(Magasins Du Printemps) disastrous outbreak in boulevard Haussman causes GBP3,000,000 damage: 80ft Issue sheet title: FIRE DESTROYS GREAT PARIS STORE (MAGASINS DU PRINTEMPS).

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    SLATE INFORMATION

    CAPTION - FIRE DESTROYS GREAT PARIS STORE - DISASTROUS OUTBREAK IN BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN CAUSES ????3.000,000 DAMAGE

    PARIS, FRANCE



    Firemen directing jet of water onto shop facade. "printemps" PAN UP to dome of store which is still smouldering

    Smoke billowing out of store (2 shots)

    Firemen on ladder directing jet of water to burning roof (2 shots)

    Firemen turning hoses on shop facade

    Fireman with hose/ base of ladder on ground / rows of ladders and hoses

    Smoke pouring out of roof & dome (4 shots)


    Disasters and Accidents, France, Shops and Shopping
    Background: Video Roll Title: Fire destroys great Paris store(Magasins Du Printemps) disastrous outbreak in boulevard Haussman causes GBP3,000,000 damage: 80ft Issue sheet title: FIRE DESTROYS GREAT PARIS STORE (MAGASINS DU PRINTEMPS). DISASTROUS OUTBREAK IN BOULEVARD HAUSSMAN CAUSES GBP3,000,000 DAMAGE.

    Fire at Magasins du Printemps.

    (NOTE - The fire broke out on September 29th 1921).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABHE014S3AZS49E7IL10TIWJRM
    Media URN:
    VLVABHE014S3AZS49E7IL10TIWJRM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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