• Short Summary

    Images of the floods in Southern states of USA.

  • Description

    Various, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Devastating Floods - Massive Cleanup Begins in Southland'.

    Aerial shots of the flood disaster area of Cumberland River. CU. Sign 'Cumberland River'. GV. Flood water in country area. LV. American army helicopter, which has crashed near railway. CU. Road sign. GV. Damaged area at Harlan, Kentucky. MS. Family with their belongings seated at front of their flood damaged house. Several shots of another damaged house. Various shots of the church and the dirty mark around it showing how far the muddy water rose. Various shots of the people trying to get things back to normal by clearing mud away with shovels, etc. Various shots of the men clearing ruined goods out of a supermarket.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 17/03/1963.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2633.01
    Media URN:
    78436
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 3723 C

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