• Short Summary

    Rain swollen river Rio Grande brings terrible destruction in wake of mightiest flood ever to strike this region.

  • Description

    Laredo, Texas, U.S.A.: G Air V Flooded homes etc., Laredo, Texas. Closer Air V Ditto towards broken bridge. SV Water rushing underneath bridge. Air V Avalanche of water. GV Flood waters. SV Articles floating past flooded houses. GV Floods to rooftops of houses. Closer V Travel Ditto. SCU Refugees in launch. Travel V From launch thru flooded area. Shot Passing partly submerged petrol station. Aerial V Laredo bridge station. GV Flood waters past factory with 'MEXICO' on side of wall. GV Pan Flooded street, Nueva, Laredo. G Air V Bridge across flooded river.



    Weather; Disasters and Accidents; United States of America




    Initials


    Laredo, Texas

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Rain swollen river Rio Grande brings terrible destruction in wake of mightiest flood ever to strike this region.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACU68J66D7QZQZ7RJTFMDO1YV2
    Media URN:
    VLVACU68J66D7QZQZ7RJTFMDO1YV2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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