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  • Short Summary

    Tugs unable to move SS Indiana caught fast in the ice on the Great Lakes, USA

  • Description

    Great Lakes, United States of America.

    Boats and ships; disasters. The SS Indiana completely stuck in ice on the great lakes; USA Shot of the ship; a passenger /cargo steamship; caught fast in chunky snow-covered ice of the frozen lake; while snow blows in air. Next a very cool looking LS of man walking / slipping & stumbling across the ice and snow toward the bow of the ship; dark clouds stream from smokestack; and a tug sitting ineffectually at the side. Closer shot: the man reaches ship and starts to climb ladder. Winter; storm; freeze.

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    Film ID:
    1864.03
    Media URN:
    71720
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:28:00 / 01:01:55:00
    Canister:
    ON 041 C

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