• Short Summary

    Refugees flee fires and ruins after the recent earthquake in Nicaragua.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "After the tragedy of Managua inhabitants flee from stricken city and flames turn wreckage into funeral pyre for 2,000 dead."

    Managua, Nicaragua.

    Flames burn in the already devastated buildings of Managua, recently flattened by an earthquake.

    Refugees make their way out of the city carry what they can of their belongings. Men load up a cattle cart with furniture and belongings.

    Shots of people in refugee camp. Food is served. CU of boys eating. The Red Cross and other agencies are providing relief.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    769.12
    Media URN:
    8205
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:44:00 / 01:22:53:00
    Canister:
    31/33

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