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  • Short Summary

    Aftermath of a flood disaster - the burst St Francis Reservoir, United States of America.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Appalling Flood Disaster - 500 persons drowned... damage estimated at seven million pounds as St. Francis Reservoir bursts, releasing 1,300,000,000 gallons of water."

    St Francis Reservoir, Los Angeles, United States of America.

    L/Ss of the burst reservoir walls and the muddy land beyond where the water flowed out; a wide river still flows there.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    720.35
    Media URN:
    33793
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:46:00 / 01:55:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1488

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