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  • Short Summary

    Footage of derelict buildings being dynamited, New York, United States of America.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America.

    Full titles read: "Blowing down to build up - Hustling engineers with dynamite have replaced the more leisurely housebreaker and his pick so familiar a street sight here."

    L/S of derelict buildings exploding and collapsing to the ground in a cloud of dust. The action is scene again in slow motion. M/S of wall collapsing and falling to the ground from ruined building. L/S of large chimney being detonated. Various shots of several buildings being blown up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    266.02
    Media URN:
    23433
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:49:00 / 01:01:54:00
    Canister:
    G 874

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