• Short Summary

    Detroit celebrates its 250th anniversary with a crash filled car race.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Detroit's 250th Birthday Race".

    Detroit, Michigan, United States of America (USA).

    LS Starter waving flag. LS (Elevated) Stock Car Race starting. LS Cars round the bend. LS Pan car crashing into another. Montage of speeding cars. LS Another crash. LS Cars racing to the finish. LS Judge waving finishing flag. CU Tommy Thompson (the winner) leaving Chrysler.

    (Comb.F.G.) (Orig.C.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1471.02
    Media URN:
    47995
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:29:00 / 01:03:10:00
    Canister:
    51/68

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