• Short Summary

    Americans help survivors in an earthquake disaster in Lar in Southern Iran.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "First Pictures. Earthquake Levels Town In Iran". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Iran. An earthquake levels the town of Lar in Southern Iran.

    LS United States Navy Dakota plane taxing. Aerial view, flying over devastated area. Panning shot of ruins in the town, and makeshift tents which have been erected. Travel shot, showing ruins, and rescuers amidst the debris. MS as wounded are evacuated by plane. MS Doctor giving baby drink of milk.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 28/04/1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2954.06
    Media URN:
    84896
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:31:00 / 01:11:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 3342 F

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