• Short Summary

    Floods rage through Northern California for the second time in three weeks.

  • Description

    California, United States of America (USA).

    The US Army rescue riverside communities as floods rage through Northern California for the second time in three weeks.

    SCU. Bulldozer and men working in storm. From plane, flood scenes and bridge broken. CU. Sign post 'Road Closed to Woodland - Road Closed to Unauthorised Persons - Stay Out'. SCU. Bungalows, water and mud outside. SCU. Bungalows with furniture outside drying. SCU. Rescue squad and person telephoning. GV. Water rushing down. CU. Water raging. SCU. People being rescued from bungalow into boat. GV. People being evacuated by car on semidry ground. SCU. Rescue teams arriving in jeeps with lights on. CU. Rescue teams arriving in jeeps, passing camera and back view.

    (F.G.) (Orig.N.)

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  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    565.15
    Media URN:
    31438
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:08:00 / 01:17:43:00
    Canister:
    56/7

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