• Short Summary

    Fire in Chicago destroys 5 million dollars worth of grain and many buildings.

  • Description

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    Millions dollars worth of grain and many buildings are destroyed in one of the worst ever fires in Chicago. LV. Building on fire, firemen playing hoses. GV. Hoses being directed into the fire, with one lone fireman by a ladder working hose. LV. The conflagration. GV. The fire, with flames leaping from a room of the building. GV. The fire, with busy firemen milling about. GV. The building with hoses playing rather ineffectively on the flames (two shots). SV. Lone fireman up a ladder. LV. Building almost totally engulfed. GV. Building, with hoses playing from the side.

    (F.G.) (Orig.M.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    631.23
    Media URN:
    32532
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:15:00 / 01:27:55:00
    Canister:
    57/10

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